W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > public-css-testsuite@w3.org > June 2007

Re: <![CDATA blocks

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Wed, 27 Jun 2007 19:30:54 -0400
Message-ID: <4682F32E.9030408@inkedblade.net>
To: Arron Eicholz <Arron.Eicholz@microsoft.com>
CC: "Elika Etemad (fantasai@inkedblade.net)" <fantasai@inkedblade.net>, "public-css-testsuite@w3.org" <public-css-testsuite@w3.org>

Arron Eicholz wrote:
 > Are those blocks necessary in the template? From what I can tell they are not required to
 > validate. The only time they are necessary is when you have a < or & character within your style
 > block. Since this is typically not the case can we eliminate the <![CDATA sections and keep the
 > template simple and mention that the style block could have a <![CDATA section as appropriate.
 > This also simplifies our HTML to XHTML conversion issues that our team is currently facing.

You can leave them out. I think it's better to leave it in the template for
people writing new tests, but it isn't required by the scripts, and many
existing tests don't have it.

Received on Wednesday, 27 June 2007 23:31:30 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Tuesday, 6 January 2015 21:13:16 UTC