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Re: [Fwd: Re: Handling unrecognized or unsupported charset]

From: Tex Texin <tex@xencraft.com>
Date: Fri, 16 Jul 2004 03:01:18 -0400
Message-ID: <40F77D3E.4DD49BC2@xencraft.com>
To: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
Cc: www-style@w3.org

easily fixed with a user-settable option...

I was thinking the errors would be useful to authors, and perhaps in server
logs, not necessarily to users.
And that authors would fix them so users won't see them...

tex

David Woolley wrote:
> 
> > It's not best case I agree. Personally I think style sheets should give errors
> > and fail. The idea of silently ignoring errors or conflicts is bogus.
> 
> It is generally the only commercially acceptable solution, as
> accepting more broken material than the competitor is a selling point,
> as users see the definition of what is valid as being that which is
> accepted by the most tolerant product.

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