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Re: Unsupported ISO 8859 Encodings

From: Terje Bless <link@pobox.com>
Date: Sat, 19 Apr 2003 00:02:32 +0200
To: W3C Validator <www-validator@w3.org>
cc: Steve White <swhite@zipcon.net>
Message-ID: <a0106000f-1025-74C3D72571E911D7B5DF0030657B83E8@[193.157.66.23]>

Steve White <swhite@zipcon.net> wrote:

>I have made some pages to test ISO 8859 encodings, based on the
>descriptions provided at the Unicode site.
>
>See http://www.zipcon.net/~swhite/docs/computers/iso/
>
>I found that the HTML Validator doesn't support 8859-11 or 8859-16 (Thai
>and Romainian, respectively).

ISO-8859-16 has been added and will be in the next release of the
Validator. ISO-8859-11 is not yet registered with IANA so we've deferred
support until that happens. I've logged this as a bug in our issue tracking
system <http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=194>; feel free to
add yourself to the CC list if you would like to track it's progress.

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