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Re: position: fixed [Re: How is it possible to devise such a feeble system?]

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Thu, 25 Oct 2001 18:52:38 +0200
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Cc: Vadim Plessky <lucy-ples@mtu-net.ru>, www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <qmggttoq4ofiaof6j6jvd3pfrnjq6m74i2@4ax.com>
* Boris Zbarsky wrote:
>> BTW, are CSS rules *Unicode-ready*? For example, can I write class name in 
>> Russian (Cyrillic) and be sure that browser will be able to handle it?
>Sure.  Inline sheets have to be in the document encoding.  For external
>ones, you have a number of options:
>1)  Send the right encoding type in the content-type http header.
>2)  Add the right @charset rule.
>3)  Set the charset attribute on the <link> or <?xml-stylesheet?> that
>    you use to import the sheet.

I don't think CSS3 should keep this rule.

>4)  Have your style sheet use the same encoding as the document, just
>    like inline sheets.


You can still use US-ASCII and use escapes...
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