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Re: Validating EURO-Sign ?

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Tue, 2 Nov 2004 11:42:33 +0000
To: Adrian Brunner <abr@abrunner.com>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <20041102114233.GC12937@us-lot.org>

On Tue, Nov 02, 2004 at 12:20:01PM +0100, Adrian Brunner wrote:
> http://www.club-suisse.asso.mc/prog_f.htm

> Line 38, column 15: non SGML character number 128

> 1) Why don't you accept this code (???) ?

You claim (using the rather nasty meta http-equiv instead of real http
headers) that the document is written in ISO-8859-1. That character
encoding doesn't include a Euro character.

Find out what character set you are actually using (ISO-8859-15 is
IIRC ISO-8859-1 plus the Euro sign, I believe that UTF-8 also includes
a Euro character) and specify that instead of the incorrect claim you
currently make.

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David Dorward                                      http://dorward.me.uk
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