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Re: Euro mess (Was: valid locales ---> was bilingual websites

From: Tex Texin <texin@progress.com>
Date: Wed, 07 Nov 2001 13:17:38 -0500
Message-ID: <3BE97AC2.968D1717@progress.com>
To: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
CC: "Carl W. Brown" <cbrown@xnetinc.com>, www-international@w3.org
Chris,
You are a bit ahead of the game. For most of us, not all documents are
XML documents. Yet. ;-)
tex

Chris Lilley wrote:
> 
> "Carl W. Brown" wrote:
> >
> > Tex,
> >
> > I wonder why no one seems to care about the Euro?  Are sites going to
> > continue to use iso-5589-1?  How many browsers and systems support
> > iso-5589-15?
> 
> And does anyone care which browser supports 8859-15?
> 
> You can use the Euro in any XML page regardless of the encoding (8859-1,
> utf-8, us-ascii, anything-you-want) used to encode that document.
> 
> --
> Chris

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