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Re: New Tutorial: Character sets & encodings in XHTML, HTML and CSS

From: Jon Hanna <jon@hackcraft.net>
Date: Thu, 25 Mar 2004 17:57:23 +0000
Message-ID: <1080237443.40631d833afc3@>
To: "www-international@w3.org" <www-international@w3.org>

> > Isn't this a pretty counter-productive recommendation; it sounds like you
> are
> > saying: "we recommend that you use something that won't work on the vast
> > majority of your users browsers"?
> No.  What it says is:  a) use XHTML for authoring; b) use the compatibility
> recommendations; c) label it as text/html.

Though saying the former would be productive, if only people would do it.
Technology switch-over periods would shorten so much :)

Jon Hanna
"…it has been truly said that hackers have even more words for
equipment failures than Yiddish has for obnoxious people." - jargon.txt
Received on Thursday, 25 March 2004 12:57:55 UTC

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