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Re: [CSS21] Required charset support

From: Andrew Fedoniouk <news@terrainformatica.com>
Date: Thu, 15 Jul 2004 23:45:07 -0700
Message-ID: <000b01c46b00$6f7ea7c0$0201a8c0@ATHLON>
To: "Tex Texin" <tex@XenCraft.com>, "Mark Moore" <mark.moore@notlimited.com>
Cc: <www-style@w3.org>

Tex Texin wrote:
> Note that BOMs are not necessarily 2 byte. UTF-8's BOM is 3-byte and is
valid
> to use.
> tex

Strictly speaking UTF-8's signature is not a Byte Order Mark.
And there are also UTF-32 BOM's - four bytes.

Andrew Fedoniouk.
http://terrainformatica.com


>
>
>
> Mark Moore wrote:
>
> > Strictly speaking "@charset" must be the *very* first characters in a
style
> > sheet.  The only exception is an optional 2-byte Byte Order Mark (BOM)
which
> > can immediately precede the "@charset" rule.
>
> interesting thread...
> Note that BOMs are not necessarily 2 byte. UTF-8's BOM is 3-byte and is
valid
> to use.
> tex
>
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