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Re: XHTML and MIME

From: Jim Ley <jim@jibbering.com>
Date: Fri, 1 Sep 2006 14:40:05 +0100
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"Henri Sivonen" <hsivonen@iki.fi> wrote in message 
news:B6429241-3F01-4669-B2B2-166ECBEE83C4@iki.fi...
>
> On Sep 1, 2006, at 16:26, Jim Ley wrote:
>
>> It's a common misconception that the XML 1.0 requirement that on a
>> validation error that data be stopped being parsed to the  application in 
>> the
>> normal fashion means that UA's cannot render it.
>
> Anne's example was about well-formedness--not validity. Confusing the  two 
> is another common misconception.

The same misconception applies to Well-formedness too. there is nothing in 
the XML spec which requires that a application shows a _user_ an error, 
rather than rendering something.

Jim. 
Received on Friday, 1 September 2006 13:41:01 GMT

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