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Re: Problem with LANG keyword

From: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
Date: Wed, 24 Sep 2003 07:43:21 +0100 (BST)
Message-Id: <200309240643.h8O6hL413249@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
To: www-html@w3.org

> <p>The following are two letters in Hebrew,
> &#224; &#225;

They are not.  This represents a common misunderstanding of entities,
fueled by broken popular authoring tools, and an early failure of
browser developers to consider more than the US market.

These are a-grave and a-acute regardless of the transfer character set
and font (although browsers may have to misinterpret when the symbol
font is used becaue of common abuses of that font).
Received on Wednesday, 24 September 2003 02:51:55 UTC

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