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Re: RS/RE, again (sorry)

From: Gavin Nicol <gtn@ebt.com>
Date: Thu, 12 Dec 1996 16:33:44 -0500
Message-Id: <199612122133.QAA03286@nathaniel.ebt>
To: papresco@calum.csclub.uwaterloo.ca
CC: eve@doctools.com, w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
>Your proposal, though, divides the world up into thousands of
>different categories: applications which keep all whitespace,
>applications which use 8879's rules, and applications which use
>totally proprietary whitespace elimination rules. 

I would expect that any application that *requires* SGML semantics
in whitespace elimination to include some form of "validator".
Received on Thursday, 12 December 1996 16:35:44 EST

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