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Re: Doesn't validate online, but pasted View Source does

From: Andreas Prilop <aprilop2007@trashmail.net>
Date: Thu, 13 Dec 2007 17:28:19 +0100 (MET)
To: www-validator@w3.org
cc: Mark Rae <mark@markrae.co.uk>
Message-ID: <Pine.GSO.4.63.0712131724100.4258@s5b004.rrzn.uni-hannover.de>

On Thu, 13 Dec 2007, Mark Rae wrote:

> When I do that, it looks like the validator is ignoring the <meta> tag
> which specifies the charset - is that normal...?

Everybody expects the Spanish^W encoding in the HTTP header.
<meta http-equiv> is only a fake - it is a fake for the encoding
(charset), for content-language, for everything.

http://www.unics.uni-hannover.de/nhtcapri/meta-http-equiv.1
http://www.unics.uni-hannover.de/nhtcapri/meta-http-equiv.2

Read  http://www.w3.org/International/O-HTTP-charset
how to set up your server correctly.
Received on Thursday, 13 December 2007 16:28:42 GMT

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