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RE: [i18n-html-tech] some comments

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Fri, 10 Oct 2003 11:03:07 +0000 (UTC)
To: Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>
Cc: 'Bert Bos' <Bert.Bos@sophia.inria.fr>, "www-international@w3.org" <www-international@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.58.0310101102170.29626@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Fri, 10 Oct 2003, Richard Ishida wrote:
>
> However, Bert's comment may yet turn out useful, since I seem to
> remember that Netscape? couldn't handle hex NCRs until recently - not
> sure of my facts, but I'll check it out.  We've chosen fairly recent
> ('standards compliant') versions of browsers as our base - to encourage
> bon usage, but we have mechanisms for pointing out these kinds of
> discrepancies.

Both Netscape 6.x and Netscape 7.x have supported hexadecimal entity
references since before their pre-alpha builds.

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