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Re: Introduction of report (was: Re: Updated draft)

From: Liam R E Quin <liam@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 16 Aug 2011 12:53:53 -0400
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Cc: public-html-xml@w3.org, Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com>
Message-ID: <1313513633.10998.62.camel@desktop.barefootcomputing.com>
On Tue, 2011-08-16 at 18:04 +0200, Anne van Kesteren wrote:

> "Where HTML defines how an agent must process a document irrespective of  
> markup errors, XML requires an agent to halt processing in the face of  
> markup errors."

This is a (technically) false statement.

XML requires only that the processor not continue to pass information to
the application as if it were well-formed XML. It does not require that
no more processing is performed.

(I agree with your intent, however)


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