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Re: Two new encoding related articles for review

From: Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 17 Mar 2014 16:36:46 +0000
Message-ID: <5327249E.6000601@w3.org>
To: Zack Weinberg <zackw@panix.com>
CC: www International <www-international@w3.org>, W3C Style <www-style@w3.org>, "HTML WG (public-html@w3.org)" <public-html@w3.org>
On 14/03/2014 16:13, Zack Weinberg wrote:
> The other document ("Declaring character encodings in CSS") looks good
> to me, except for one technical point that needs clarified: If there
> is a byte order mark, that means the '@' in '@charset' is not the
> first byte of the stylesheet, and therefore the @charset directive is
> ineffective.  (Unless the bit about IE 10 and 11 means that they skip
> the BOM when looking for @charset?)

They do. See 
http://www.w3.org/International/tests/repository/css3-syntax/encoding/results-encoding#precedence

RI
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