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Re: [Fwd: doc type reset]

From: Irene Vatton <vatton@inrialpes.fr>
Date: Tue, 26 Feb 2008 10:44:45 +0100
To: ladewitt@lucindadewitt.com
Cc: amaya mailing list <www-amaya@w3.org>
Message-Id: <200802261044.45441.vatton@inrialpes.fr>

On Monday 25 February 2008 18:51, Lucinda DeWitt wrote:
> The problem described below is still present in Amaya 10. I reset my new
> doc preference to utf-8, but Amaya resets it to us-ascii if I open a
> file with errors in it.

When you open a document, Amaya works with the current document charset and 
not the one specified in preferences.

> Right now I'm working on updating quite a few old html files with errors
> in them, so this inability to retain my new doc preferences is quite
> annoying.  Has there been any progress?
>
> If there is no way around this problem, please reorder the doc type
> options so that ANYTHING other than us-ascii appears as the default.

There was a problem with the MacOS compiling. That explains why it worked on 
other platforms. It's now fixed.

>
> I'm on a Mac PPC with OSX 10.4.11
>
> Thanks,
> Lucinda
>
>
> -------- Original Message --------
> Subject: doc type reset
> Resent-Date: Mon, 03 Dec 2007 19:09:24 +0000
> Resent-From: www-amaya@w3.org
> Date: Mon, 03 Dec 2007 13:09:01 -0600
> From: Lucinda DeWitt <ladewitt@lucindadewitt.com>
> Reply-To: ladewitt@lucindadewitt.com
> To: amaya mailing list <www-amaya@w3.org>
>
> The following scenario seems to be related to the us-ascii problem with
> the newdoctype Preferences.
>
> Scenario:
> (1) Open Amaya
> (2) Set preferences>publishing>newdoctype to something other than
> us-ascii and Apply
> (3) Check by opening a new document or two.
> (4) Now open the attached html file that has errors in it. (you may need
> to have the style sheet as well, because the errors are actually in
> that--see previous post) You should see the little red ball.
> (5) Now check your preferences settings and/or try to create a new
> document.
>
> When I do this, my publishing>newdoctype has been reset to us-ascii
>
> Thanks for your help,
> Lucinda

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Irène Vatton @ INRIA Rhône-Alpes
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