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Re: [review feedback] qa-css-charset

From: Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 18 Mar 2014 16:49:42 +0000
Message-ID: <53287926.5090400@w3.org>
To: www-international@w3.org
On 12/03/2014 17:19, Gunnar Bittersmann wrote:
>
>>> »»To set the character encoding inside the style sheet, use the
>>> following sequence of bytes, one byte per character, at the very start
>>> of the file.
>>> @charset "charset-name";
>>> ««
>>
>> I used the var elements.
>
> Shouldn’t ‘charset-name’ in the following sentence
> »»
> The <code class="kw" translate="no">charset-name</code> should always be
> ««
> also be set in italics then?
>
> Is it really code/keyword? Or is it rather:
> The <var translate="no">charset-name</var> should always be

Yes. I changed it already, actually.

>
>
> »»
> use the following sequence of bytes, one byte per character, at the very
> start of the file.
> ««
>
> Even though it is processed as a byte sequence, shouldn’t it say for
> better reading:
> use the following sequence of characters at the very start of the file.
>
> A byte sequence would be 40 63 68 61 72 73 65 74 rather than ‘@charset’.

@charset in UTF-16 or ebcedic may be the right characters but is not the 
right set of bytes.

>
>
> »»
> <code class="kw" translate="no">@charset</code> byte sequence
> ««
>
> Dito:
> <code class="kw" translate="no">@charset</code> character sequence
>
> Gunnar
>
>
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