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Re: [css-syntax] i18n-ISSUE-306: reference to space character

From: John Cowan <cowan@mercury.ccil.org>
Date: Wed, 15 Jan 2014 17:24:26 -0500
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Cc: Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>, Simon Sapin <simon.sapin@exyr.org>, www-style <www-style@w3.org>, WWW International <www-international@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20140115222426.GI27115@mercury.ccil.org>
Tab Atkins Jr. scripsit:

> @charset    'iso-8859-1';
> .foo© { color: red; }
> Totally valid CSSCharsetRule shows up in the stylesheet.  Assuming
> that the file is actually saved in iso-8859-1, though, the @charset
> has zero effect, and the © symbol is corrupted.  Remove the extra
> whitespace, change to double-quote chars, and it'll work.

Feh.  Do we really suck so much that this result is unavoidable?  I'd like
to see the syntax definition of the @charset rule narrowed to match the
@charset marker.  Is that impossible?

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