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Re: The non-polyglot elephant in the room

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Mon, 21 Jan 2013 16:00:23 +0100
Message-ID: <50FD5807.4090507@gmx.de>
To: "Michael[tm] Smith" <mike@w3.org>
CC: Leonard Rosenthol <lrosenth@adobe.com>, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>, Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>, public-html WG <public-html@w3.org>, "www-tag@w3.org List" <www-tag@w3.org>
On 2013-01-21 15:24, Michael[tm] Smith wrote:
 > ...
 > The reason EPUB requires XHTML is that the EPUB working group made an
> explicit choice to require it. They could have chosen to allow text/html
> EPUB books but they chose not to. And I think some of the people who
> advocated for requiring XHTML didn't understand that existing XML-based
> toolchains could be made to handle text/html content just by putting an
> HTML parser in front of them.
> ...

Is there a web page listing HTML5 parsers that can be used as "drop in" 
replacement for an XML parser?

I'm aware of Henri's Java parser, but what else is out there & supported?

Best regards, Julian
Received on Monday, 21 January 2013 15:00:54 UTC

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