Fix Sought for XHTML Charset Detection Bug

Saturday May 1st, 2004

Boris Zbarsky is appealing for someone to fix a bug that causes the charset to be ignored for some XHTML documents: "It'd be nice to have someone come forward and help fix bug 240962. The code that needs fixing is pointed to in the bug, and the bug needs fixing on the 1.7 branch, so what's needed is a minimal change that makes things better. The catch is that it needs some good testing before being checked in, hence whoever picks this up needs to do said testing..."

Update: Thanks to James Ross, the bug has now been fixed on both the trunk and the 1.7 branch.

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by bzbarsky

Monday May 3rd, 2004 2:41 PM

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The simple bugs in the simple components are largely fixed, actually.... so the problem is finding simple bugs that still need fixing.

But yeah, maybe such an event would be good. This was brought up today in n.p.m.seamonkey....