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Re: Public beta test of the W3C Markup Validator

From: Terje Bless <link@pobox.com>
Date: Mon, 28 Oct 2002 06:14:05 +0100
To: W3C Validator <www-validator@w3.org>
Message-ID: <a01060005-1021-141EEB43EA3411D6920A00039300CF5C@[]>

Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net> wrote:

>* Terje Bless wrote:
>>The current code in CVS now reads:
>% perl -wMstrict -e \ "if (1) { my $foo = 1 }       [...]
>Global symbol "$foo" requires explicit package name [...]

Yup, noticed that (it was a braino) and  fixed it right after I posted.

>>&add_warning($File, <<".EOF."); <em>Note:</em> The HTTP Content-Type
>>field $_source[0] did not contain a "charset" attribute,´

Right, good catch.

>>but the Content-Type was one of the XML text/* sub-types
>>(<code>$File->{ContentType}</code>). The relevant specification (RFC
>>3023) specifies a strong default of "us-ascii" for such documents so we
>>will use this value regardless of any encoding you may have indicated
>>elsewhere. If you would like to use a different encoding, you should
>>arrange to have your $_source[1] this new encoding information.
>You should suggest to use application/* XML media types.

How many browsers support that? Mozilla/Netscape7 and...?

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Received on Monday, 28 October 2002 00:14:07 UTC

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