Re: International chars in HTML files

Mike Meyer (mwm@contessa.phone.net)
Tue, 23 Jan 1996 10:32:50 PST


Subject:  Re: International chars in HTML files
In-Reply-To: <199601231819.AA048391169@inet.dp.beckman.com>
From: mwm@contessa.phone.net (Mike Meyer)
Date: Tue, 23 Jan 1996 10:32:50 PST
Message-Id: <19960123.7413228.9DF3@contessa.phone.net>
To: www-html@w3.org

> >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 < >

Sorry; I let my markup and text be ambiguous. That should have read:

	Less than (<) and ampersand (&) anywhere they occur; greater
	than (>) and double quote (") inside of double quoted
	attribute values need to be replaced by the appropriate named
	entity.

	<mike