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From: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
Date: 25 Jan 2002 17:47:02 -0600
To: "Alan G. Isaac" <aisaac@american.edu>, liam@w3.org
Cc: connolly@w3.org, "Martin J. Duerst" <duerst@w3.org>, Public archive <www-archive@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1012002422.2608.151.camel@dirk>
Apologies for the delay in responding; due
to an overwhelming load of unsolicited email,
I only just now got around to your message...

[+cc www-archive, per my contact info
and available use policy.
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On Tue, 2002-01-08 at 14:34, Alan G. Isaac wrote:
> The document
> http://www.w3.org/MarkUp/html-spec/charset-harmful.html
> contains a link to
> http://www.w3.org/hypertext/WWW/MarkUp/html-spec/lee

oops... that should be #lee. i.e. to the
references section:

 [Lee]
Private communication with Liam Quin, from SoftQuad.

> which is dead.  The link is to a crucial justification
> in the paper.

Liam now works for W3C, as a matter of fact.

Lee, can you substantiate the claim that

" there are some coded character sets that assign two different numbers
to the same character[Lee],"

please?


> 
> I would appreciate receiving a valid link or at least a
> copy of the document references.
> 
> Thank you,
> Alan G. Isaac
> 
> PS The w3c contact information in that document is also bad.
> 
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> From: Alan G. Isaac <aisaac@american.edu>
> To: html-wg@oclc.org
> Subject: bad link in w3c document
> Date: 08 Jan 2002 15:00:02 -0500
> 
> The document
> http://www.w3.org/MarkUp/html-spec/charset-harmful.html
> contains a link to
> http://www.w3.org/hypertext/WWW/MarkUp/html-spec/lee
> which is dead.  The link is to a crucial justification
> in the paper.
> 
> I would appreciate receiving a valid link or at least a
> copy of the document references.
> 
> Thank you,
> Alan G. Isaac
-- 
Dan Connolly, W3C http://www.w3.org/People/Connolly/
Received on Friday, 25 January 2002 18:47:00 GMT

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