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Fwd: [xml-dev] Quiz: How do you put a Euro sign in your data if yourXML uses windows-1252 encoding and you use a numeric character reference?

On Fri, Mar 1, 2013 at 9:49 AM, Michael Sokolov
<msokolov@safaribooksonline.com> wrote:

> The advice I always give is: use (and demand) UTF-8 everywhere and anywhere
> that you can.  Don't use named entities ever (actually this has nothing to
> do with character sets, but it's still my position :)).

I tend to agree with this, Michael.

My questions is; Is there a use case or any good reason to use
anything but UTF-8?

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