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Re: The error was: utf8 "\xBA" does not map to Unicode

From: Frank Ellermann <nobody@xyzzy.claranet.de>
Date: Mon, 24 Sep 2007 08:25:30 +0200
To: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <fd7lck$tl2$1@sea.gmane.org>

Tammy Glaser wrote:
> when I refer to it from the actual page by clicking the referral link, I get the validation error 
> listed in the subject.

Your document claims to be UTF-8, and apparently your server supports this theory.

But in line 126 (reported by the validator) you use a degree character that's
not encoded as UTF-8.  There are various ways to fix this, two ideas:

- you can simply replace this character by &#186; (decimal for hex. BA)
- you could also try to declare windows-1252 where you now have UTF-8

Received on Monday, 24 September 2007 06:28:11 UTC

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