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Re: Load Component

From: Norman Walsh <Norman.Walsh@Sun.COM>
Date: Thu, 01 Feb 2007 08:00:24 -0800
To: public-xml-processing-model-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <878xfhx3zb.fsf@nwalsh.com>
/ Alex Milowski <alex@milowski.org> was heard to say:
|> I would have expected "tidy" to be its own component.
|
| The problem is that if you give a URI to the load component that is an
| HTML document, then you need to run "tidy" to parse the resource.

Ah. Yes. D'oh!

| An implementation can look at the mime type (or assumed mime type)
| and decide whether they want to do that.  The question is whether this
| is an extension to our component or a built-in feature (even if optional).

I don't see a convenient way to make it standard because there's no
standard "tidy" algorithm to point to. I'd rather not have it
optional, either. Hmm...

                                        Be seeing you,
                                          norm

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Norman Walsh
XML Standards Architect
Sun Microsystems, Inc.

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