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Re: Validator has become case-sensitive to the MEAT tag param CHARSET

From: Jens Brueckmann <jens.brueckmann@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 20 Sep 2007 18:30:24 +0200
Message-ID: <fe03a57b0709200930v1ff85988re63f313229de2306@mail.gmail.com>
To: www-validator@w3.org

> <meta http-equiv> is just a paper moon, a poor ersatz for the "real"
> charset parameter in the HTTP header.
> [...]
> And look at
>  http://www.unics.uni-hannover.de/nhtcapri/meta-http-equiv.1
>  http://www.unics.uni-hannover.de/nhtcapri/meta-http-equiv.2
> to learn why <meta http-equiv> is just a fake.

Repeating your assumptions like a mantra does not make them become more true.

See e.g.
my answer from July:
http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-validator/2007Jul/0115.html

or David Dorward's answer from August:
http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-validator/2007Aug/0070.html

or this currently active thread on xml-dev:
http://lists.xml.org/archives/xml-dev/200709/msg00302.html


Cheers,

Jens
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Jens Brueckmann
http://www.yalf.de
Received on Thursday, 20 September 2007 16:30:35 UTC

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