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From: Ville Skyttä <ville.skytta@iki.fi>
Date: Sun, 18 Jan 2009 18:26:08 +0200
To: www-validator@w3.org
Message-Id: <200901181826.09120.ville.skytta@iki.fi>

On Friday 16 January 2009, Sylvia Stuurman wrote:
> I tried to validate http://www.lazymotorbike.eu/ using the  HTML5
> Conformance Checker.
>
> The validator says:
> No Character Encoding Found! Falling back to UTF-8.
>
> However, the doscument starts like:
> <!DOCTYPE html><html><head><meta charset="UTF-8">
>
> I searched through the HTML5 specification, and I can't find anything
> telling me that I should specify the character encoding in another way
> than I did.
>
> So, maybe this is a bug in the validator?

To be more exact, it appears to be a missing feature in the HTML::Encoding 
perl module which the validator uses to extract encoding information from 
HTML documents.  Request for enhancement filed: 
https://rt.cpan.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=42497
Received on Sunday, 18 January 2009 16:26:44 GMT

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