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Re: Mixed vs. element content (Was Re: RS/RE, again (sorry))

From: Peter Flynn <pflynn@curia.ucc.ie>
Date: 17 Dec 1996 14:30:16 +0000 (GMT)
To: w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
Message-id: <199612171430.OAA02002@curia.ucc.ie>
Paul Prescod wrote:
> Is this a valid summary of your proposal:
> 
> The spec should require the application to read the DTD for proper
> whitespace handling of element content. Many applications do not care about
> proper whitespace handling and can thus skip the DTD.

Surely it should be the other way round: many applications do not
care about the DTD and can thus skip proper whitespace handling.

///Peter
Received on Tuesday, 17 December 1996 09:38:33 EST

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