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spec/Overview.html 1.1682 2511 Explain(?) that entities inside escaping

From: poot <cvsmail@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 2 Dec 2008 13:13:11 +0900 (JST)
To: public-html-diffs@w3.org
Message-Id: <20081202041311.6AE212BC0B@toro.w3.mag.keio.ac.jp>

Explain(?) that entities inside escaping text spans don't have any
effect. (credit: hs) (whatwg r2511)

escaping text span
escaping text span end
escaping text span start


RCS file: /sources/public/html5/spec/Overview.html,v
retrieving revision 1.1681
retrieving revision 1.1682
diff -u -d -r1.1681 -r1.1682
--- Overview.html	2 Dec 2008 04:07:33 -0000	1.1681
+++ Overview.html	2 Dec 2008 04:10:40 -0000	1.1682
@@ -35981,7 +35981,9 @@
   span</a>, and ends at the next <a href=#syntax-escape-end title=syntax-escape-end>escaping text span end</a>. There
   cannot be any <a href=#syntax-charref title=syntax-charref>character
   references</a> inside an <a href=#syntax-escape title=syntax-escape>escaping
-  text span</a>.<p>An <dfn id=syntax-escape-start title=syntax-escape-start>escaping text span
+  text span</a> &mdash; sequences of characters that would look
+  like <a href=#syntax-charref title=syntax-charref>character references</a> do not
+  have special meaning.<p>An <dfn id=syntax-escape-start title=syntax-escape-start>escaping text span
   start</dfn> is a part of <a href=#syntax-text title=syntax-text>text</a> that
   consists of the four character sequence "<code title="">&lt;!--</code>" (U+003C LESS-THAN SIGN, U+0021 EXCLAMATION
   MARK, U+002D HYPHEN-MINUS, U+002D HYPHEN-MINUS).<p>An <dfn id=syntax-escape-end title=syntax-escape-end>escaping text span end</dfn> is
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