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utf8 validator confusion

From: Sean <sean@mediamice.net>
Date: Mon, 22 Jun 2009 11:11:17 +0100
To: <www-validator@w3.org>
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Hi In reply to email from, David Dorward and Peter Krantz 

My rss validation is passing the W3C validation,

But I have this confusing statement.


My encoding is UTF-8 but My Server is showing as UTF-8.


I am not sure what this means.


Also if characters are used then it fails validation. Eg This “ type of
“character” , or 50, or ?.

When placed in the title, and is highlighted as red if placed in the


The link to the feed is




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