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Wrong charset label in XSLT Requirements 1.1 (HTML version)

From: Masayasu Ishikawa <mimasa@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 25 Sep 2000 13:07:24 +0900
To: xsl-editors@w3.org
Message-Id: <20000925130724P.mimasa@w3.mag.keio.ac.jp>

I took a look at "XSL Transformations Requirements Version 1.1"
<http://www.w3.org/TR/2000/WD-xslt11req-20000825>, and found that
the HTML version contains the following bogus meta element:

  <META http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-16">

The server sends the document as "text/html; charset=iso-8859-1",
and the XML version contains the following XML declaration:

  <?xml version="1.0" encoding="iso-8859-1"?>

so I think it's actually encoded in ISO-8859-1.  Although the HTML
spec says that the HTTP "charset" parameter is authoritative, the
document should contain the correct charset information if you use
the meta element.

Masayasu Ishikawa / mimasa@w3.org
W3C - World Wide Web Consortium
Received on Monday, 25 September 2000 00:07:27 UTC

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