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Re: Issues arising from not reparsing

From: Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 26 Oct 2009 09:08:15 +0200
To: "Ian Hickson" <ian@hixie.ch>
Cc: "Henri Sivonen" <hsivonen@iki.fi>, "HTMLWG WG" <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.u2ed71jpidj3kv@simon-pieterss-macbook.local>
On Mon, 26 Oct 2009 01:59:49 +0200, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> wrote:

>> It would be good to have similar (but less complex) content model
>> restrictions on the other (r)cdata elements in order to make
>> <style><!--</style> invalid because that causes weird parsing in legacy
>> browsers and is clearly an authoring mistake.
>
> What rule do you want? Just making "<!--" invalid?

I think that would be annoying for people who have  
<style><!--...--></style> today. I think I want the rule to be that  
elements not end with an open escape.

-- 
Simon Pieters
Opera Software
Received on Monday, 26 October 2009 08:09:07 GMT

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