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[Bug 1219] Interaction of character maps and cdata-section-elements

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Date: Thu, 28 Apr 2005 16:15:54 +0000
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------- Additional Comments From scott_boag@us.ibm.com  2005-04-28 16:15 -------
> which will only cause frustration because it doesn't do
> that job very effectively. 

Why not?  How else does one bypass the character mapping in selective cases,
except by using disable-output-escaping="yes", which is depreciated.  

(As a side note, the serialization spec does not seem to actually support
disable-output-escaping.  Is this a problem?)

Some History:
In http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Member/w3c-xsl-wg/2004Jul/0022 the minutes state:

> In passing, the editor also notes that the second sentence of phase 2 is
> wrong:  character mapping may affect characters that were affected by
> creation of CDATA sections.  ...

But then in
http://www.w3.org/XML/Group/xsl-query-specs/last-call-comments/xquery-serialization/issues.xml#qt-2004Feb0362-11
Henry does not seem to follow up on this.

See also possibly http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Member/w3c-xsl-wg/2003Mar/0066
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