[whatwg] Default encoding to UTF-8?

Glenn Maynard glenn at zewt.org
Mon Dec 5 10:19:55 PST 2011

On Mon, Dec 5, 2011 at 12:57 PM, Sergiusz Wolicki <sergiusz at wolicki.com>wrote:

> No. As far as I understand, HTML5 defines US-ASCII to be the default and
> requires that any other encoding is explicitly declared. I do like this
> approach.

The default is implementation-defined, not ASCII.  See step 8 of:

Glenn Maynard

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