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Re: [author-guide] Character Entity References Chart

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Sun, 20 Jul 2008 14:47:17 +0200
Message-ID: <488333D5.7010606@gmx.de>
To: Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>
CC: public-html <public-html@w3.org>

Lachlan Hunt wrote:
> Julian Reschke wrote:
>> Is there a particular reason why this document doesn't even seem to 
>> try to be a valid HTML document?
> Care to elaborate?  The HTML5 validator only reports a couple of errors 
> that are all related to the incorrect use of composing characters and 
> not being in NFC.  This is clearly just a result of the script I'm using 
> to generate the file not doing anything special with those particular 
> character references yet.  But I would hardly call that not trying to be 
> valid.

How about starting the document with <html>, for instance?

BR, Julian
Received on Sunday, 20 July 2008 12:47:59 UTC

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