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Re: default charset broken

From: Liam Quinn <liam@htmlhelp.com>
Date: Sun, 8 Jun 2003 18:55:14 -0400 (EDT)
To: W3C Validator <www-validator@w3.org>
cc: Kjetil Torgrim Homme <kjetilho@ifi.uio.no>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.44.0306081846490.2643-100000@localhost.localdomain>

On Sun, 8 Jun 2003, Martin Duerst wrote:

> That's because in RFC 2068, and even still in RFC 2616, there
> is some language about user agents that get completely confused
> if they see a 'charset' parameter in a Content-Type: header.
> As far as I remember, that was Netscape 2 and friends.

It's actually just Netscape 1.0 (and earlier) and NCSA Mosaic.  Netscape
1.1 and up handle the charset parameter fine.

-- 
Liam Quinn
Received on Sunday, 8 June 2003 18:55:13 GMT

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