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Re: XML file upload issues for encoding="UTF-8"

From: Olivier Thereaux <ot@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 17 Sep 2007 11:02:21 +0900
To: Frank Ellermann <nobody@xyzzy.claranet.de>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <20070917020221.GA31181@w3.mag.keio.ac.jp>

Hi Frank

On Sun, Sep 16, 2007, Frank Ellermann wrote:
> Yes, I'm aware of RFC 3023, and instead of "expects" I should have
> written "MUST assume" US ASCII.  But after that step we get to the
> business at hand, I'm the author of a tool creating an XML document
> and wish to validate it.  I'm not the author of the OS and the
> browser used to upload this document to the validator (for the
> upload interface), and I'm unfortunately not the admin of the Web
> server where the validator finds this document (in the case of the
> URL interface).

Which is why you have options to force the doctype and charset,
overriding whatever will be detected from the info given by the browser
or server, no?

-- 
olivier
 
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