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[whatwg] charset attribute of HTMLScriptElement

From: Anne van Kesteren <fora@annevankesteren.nl>
Date: Sun, 01 May 2005 19:39:47 +0200
Message-ID: <42751463.4020207@annevankesteren.nl>
? wrote:
> Wouldn't it be safer to declare the encoding in the js file itself?
> It could be in a magic comment at the start of the document:
> //@charset("utf8")
> Not very elegant, but less error prone than to specify the encoding 
> everywhere the file is included.

You really want to use the BOM of UTF-8 instead of this I guess.

  Anne van Kesteren
Received on Sunday, 1 May 2005 10:39:47 UTC

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