Re: Saving an XHTML document adds wrong <meta>

Irene Vatton <> wrote:

> > I was creating an XHTML 1.1 document. I saved it, and Amaya added the
> > following element to the document:
> > 
> >  <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-8" />
> > 
> > In other words: wrong.
> If Amaya generated that encoding it effectively saved the document with this
> encoding. That generates of course an error if the server doesn't take care 
> of the information given when the document was saved and decides to serve it
> with another encoding.

The point is not about encoding.  If a user creates an XHTML 1.1 document
and saves it as 'application/xhtml+xml', Amaya MUST NOT say 'text/html'
with the meta element.

Masayasu Ishikawa /
W3C - World Wide Web Consortium

Received on Tuesday, 4 June 2002 08:40:20 UTC