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Re: For review: Character encodings in HTML and CSS

From: Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Date: Thu, 11 Feb 2010 08:17:30 +0100
To: Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>
Cc: www-international@w3.org
Message-ID: <20100211081730562960.4c3d0432@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Richard Ishida, Tue, 9 Feb 2010 13:20:29 -0000:
>> Comments are being sought on this article prior to final release. 
>> Please send any comments to this list (www-international@w3.org). We 
>> expect to publish a final version in one to two weeks.
>> See http://www.w3.org/International/tutorials/tutorial-char-enc/temp

Leif Halvard Silli, Wed, 10 Feb 2010 07:09:09 +0100:

> (2) The document appears thin when it comes to CSS escapes. 
  [ ... ]
>   * (One of the) CSS examples could e.g. show what it means in practise 
> that the space character terminates the CSS escape, as this can be 
> highly confusing for authors. [...]

In that regard, your text currently says:

   "The CSS escape for a no-break space is <code>\A0</code>."

So why did you not include the "semicolon" here? Like this:

   "The CSS escape for a no-break space is <code>\A0 </code>."

You should perhaps also use a background or border or another stylish 
effect (that also works for CSS escapes ...) to make the different 
escapes you demonstrate throughout the text distinguishable for the 
leif halvard silli
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