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Re: Serialize U+00A0 as   in HTML? (detailed review of Serializing HTML fragments)

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Mon, 27 Aug 2007 19:11:45 +0200
Message-ID: <46D305D1.60109@gmx.de>
To: Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com>
CC: public-html <public-html@w3.org>

Simon Pieters wrote:
>> Why would it matter, as long as the serialization is valid?
> I'm not sure which definition of the word "valid" you're using here. 


> (The serializing algorithm does not ensure that the output is valid 
> HTML, or even that it will parse into the original DOM when parsed.)
> Anyway, serializing as &nbsp; is probably nicer for copy and paste, 
> since otherwise non-breaking spaces are generally converted to normal 
> spaces.

Are they?

Anyway: I think this would mean micro-managing things.

Best regards, Julian
Received on Monday, 27 August 2007 17:12:02 UTC

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