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Re: BOM

From: Andreas Prilop <AndreasPrilop2007@trashmail.net>
Date: Tue, 26 Jun 2007 17:46:19 +0200 (MEST)
To: www-validator-css@w3.org
cc: Jan Eliasen <jan@eliasen.dk>
Message-ID: <Pine.GSO.4.63.0706261740480.14909@s5b004.rrzn.uni-hannover.de>

On Mon, 25 Jun 2007, Jan Eliasen wrote:

> Can it be true that the online css validator can not accept
> the BOM that appears first in unicode encoded files?

Here is an example with BOM:
http://www.unics.uni-hannover.de/nhtcapri/temp/dir-ltr.css

1) *Always* define an encoding (charset) for your files.
   This includes CSS files.

2) Never use a BOM with UTF-8.

3) In almost all cases, US-ASCII is sufficient for CSS files.

-- 
In memoriam Alan J. Flavell
http://groups.google.com/groups/search?q=author:Alan.J.Flavell
Received on Tuesday, 26 June 2007 15:46:29 GMT

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