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Re: Draft - Fixup or Full XML Parser

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2012 16:19:29 +0100
To: "public-xml-er@w3.org" <public-xml-er@w3.org>, "David Lee" <David.Lee@marklogic.com>
Message-ID: <op.v91bircg64w2qv@annevk-macbookpro.local>
On Tue, 21 Feb 2012 14:16:48 +0100, David Lee <David.Lee@marklogic.com>  
> My personal opinion is that the XML ER should be speced as the fixup  
> parser only and not presume that it is a full XML parser.  I think this  
> will save us a lot of work, and provide more value.
> Comments ?  Objections ? Am I passed left field ?

How would you envision this "fixup" to work? What you describe sounds like  
1. determine whether it needs fixup; 2. fixup; 3. parse. The alternate  
approach is just parse, which seems somewhat more straightforward.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Tuesday, 21 February 2012 15:20:09 UTC

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