Prerequisites: A Greek font

character entity outside range of charset

equal

Test passes if you see the same character twice. (Font differences are irrelevant.)

β
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Assertion: A character entity reference for a Unicode code point which is not supported by the current character encoding still produces the intended character.

Notes:The HTML page is served as ISO 8859-1 (covers Western Latin), but the character referenced is Greek.
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