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Re: special characters .. bug ??

From: Nick Kew <nick@webthing.com>
Date: Wed, 6 Feb 2002 23:29:18 +0000 (GMT)
To: Nico <darkwolf@ifrance.com>
cc: <www-validator@w3.org>, <gerald@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20020206232748.M1635-100000@fenris.webthing.com>

On Mon, 4 Feb 2002, Nico wrote:

> It says :
> "Any printing character within the 8-bit character encoding of ISO 8859/1
> (256 character positions) or the 7-bit character encoding of ISO 646 (128
> character positions) may be represented within the text of an HTML document
> by a numeric character reference"

"Any printing character"

> I think this is a bug as I tried other numbers and manage to find that
> numbers between #126 to #159 doesn't validate,

Those are control characters, not printing characters.

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Received on Wednesday, 6 February 2002 18:29:22 GMT

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