[wp-hackers] WordPress Uses "Wrong" Apostrophe in Blog Title
foolistbar at googlemail.com
Tue Jul 10 22:27:12 GMT 2007
On 10 Jul 2007, at 20:15, Matt wrote:
> On 7/10/07, Geoffrey Sneddon <foolistbar at googlemail.com> wrote:
>> ' is an XML entity, and is not defined in HTML 4.01 (and
>> therefore it is listed under the Appendix C guidelines for serving
>> XHTML 1.0 as text/html). In reality, every browser supports it even
>> in HTML. It's specified in the HTML5 draft, though.
> IE7 doesn't support '
> Oh, and ' looks like a neutral apostrophe in Firefox, Opera
> and Safari.
IE doesn't support it? That surprises me. And yes, it is just U+0039
(as that is what it is defined to be).
- Geoffrey Sneddon
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