Andreas Schwab <schwab <at>> writes:

> > That's a Unicode Byte Order Mark.
> No, its an ampersand, a hash, a number and a semicolon.  Definitely not
> a BOM.
> Andreas.

You're right, of course :) I was a bit hasty.

#65279; is a HTML entity (or at least something like looks like one) for the
character U+FEFF, which also serves as the Byte Order Mark. I assume the
entity was added to the file by mistake.


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