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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,

Norman Walsh
XML Standards Architect
Sun Microsystems, Inc.

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