Re: HTML - i18n / NCR & charsets

Ian Young (imy@wcl-rs.bham.ac.uk)
Sun, 1 Dec 1996 11:38:21 GMT


Date: Sun, 1 Dec 1996 11:38:21 GMT
Message-Id: <9612011138.AA21041@wcl-rs.bham.ac.uk>
From: Ian Young <imy@wcl-rs.bham.ac.uk>
To: www-html@w3.org
Subject: Re: HTML - i18n / NCR & charsets
In-Reply-To: <199611301327.NAA02320@curia.ucc.ie>

Peter Flynn <pflynn@curia.ucc.ie> wrote:
>    ISO8879 names for Windows CP 1252 80-9F (128-160) entities: 83
[...]
>    8B (139) -- ? -- guilsinglleft &laquo;
>    9B (155) -- ? -- guilsinglright &raquo;

As others pointed out, these are double.
The names  &lsaquo; and &rsaquo; respectively seem to have some
support. They are certainly the names one would expect given the
other quote entity names.
Are there any instances of other names being used for them in
SGMLish places?

I.