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Point at which script blocks the parser

From: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Date: Mon, 17 Nov 2008 18:23:56 +0200
Message-Id: <A8736F09-1060-4383-96E8-486DA3919C98@iki.fi>
To: public-html WG <public-html@w3.org>

The fourth point under
says "or when the processing of the tokeniser is aborted by the tree  
construction stage (this can happen if a script  start tag token is  
emitted by the tokeniser)".

Shouldn't that be the *end* tag now that the parsing algorithm is  
purely tokenizer-push and the tree builder-pull bits are gone?

Aside: "Aborted" suggests that the tokenizer no longer continues. I  
suggest saying "blocked" to suggest that the tokenizer will continue  

Henri Sivonen
Received on Monday, 17 November 2008 16:24:38 UTC

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