Re: International chars in HTML files

Matt Heffron (heffron@falstaff.css.beckman.com)
Tue, 23 Jan 1996 10:19:29 -0800


Message-Id: <199601231819.AA048391169@inet.dp.beckman.com>
To: www-html@w3.org
Subject: Re: International chars in HTML files 
In-Reply-To: Your message of "Tue, 23 Jan 1996 08:29:03 PST."
             <19960123.73F7750.77F8@contessa.phone.net> 
Date: Tue, 23 Jan 1996 10:19:29 -0800
From: Matt Heffron <heffron@falstaff.css.beckman.com>

...
>
>Similar comments apply about double quotes, except that more browsers
>don't recognize single quotes as a valid mechanism for quoting
>attribute values.
>
>If you want a simple phrasing that catches all required instances, "<&
>anywhere they occur and >" inside of "'ed attribute values" would
>do.
>

But there is no ambiguity about the quote " except inside tags/values.
So leaving " in normal text is OK.  It's just problematical between < >