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Re: spec question xml:space=preserve

From: Glenn A. Adams <gadams@xfsi.com>
Date: Tue, 09 Dec 2008 12:09:11 +0800
To: Sean Hayes <Sean.Hayes@microsoft.com>, Public TTWG List <public-tt@w3.org>
Message-ID: <C5641067.6D72%gadams@xfsi.com>

Since xml:space has semantics irrespective of presentation processing, and
since xml:space is generally permitted by XML itself on any element, then it
should not be an error to specify on any element in DFXP. Note the last
paragraph in DFXP CR 7.2.3.


On 12/9/08 8:32 AM, "Sean Hayes" <Sean.Hayes@microsoft.com> wrote:

> In DFXP should it be considered an error to use xml:space on elements other
> than span and p? 
>  
> My thinking is that if text creates anonymous spans, surely these should only
> be allowed where spans are allowed?
>  
> 
> Sean Hayes
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