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Re: HTML5 and Unicode Normalization Form C

From: Andreas Prilop <aprilop@freenet.de>
Date: Fri, 27 May 2011 16:35:11 +0200 (CEST)
To: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.1105271626590.23592@zen.rrzn.uni-hannover.de>
On Fri, 27 May 2011, Michael[tm] Smith wrote:

>> Is Unicode Normalization Form C actually required by HTML5
>> or is this a validator bug?
> it's intentional behavior in the validator, and it's an attempt
> to provide you with information about what could be seen as a
> potential portability problem in your document.

None of your business!

And it is even wrong because Unicode NFC will cause problems even
on Windows XP as shown by

The HTML5 validator does not complain about charset=ISO-8859-15.
Are you going to tell us that ISO-8859-15 is "better" than
non-NFC Unicode?

> you can ignore the error

You confessed that there is no error.
Received on Friday, 27 May 2011 14:35:36 UTC

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