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Re: Trying to sum up a bit

From: Tim Bray <tbray@textuality.com>
Date: Tue, 17 Dec 1996 13:55:01 -0800
Message-Id: <3.0.32.19961217135450.00a1f998@pop.intergate.bc.ca>
To: w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
At 03:07 PM 12/17/96 CST, Paul Grosso wrote:
>> 3. All non-markup bytes are signicant, whitespace or not (Durand)
>
>Does this mean that SGML tools will necessarily lose XML-significant
>whitespace when reading XML, or did we come up with an SGML trick
>to avoid this?

Yes, there is the technique Charles thought up.  But WG8 may choose to
recognize this as a behavior that it would be well to bless in a TC, 
eliminating the need.

 - Tim
Received on Tuesday, 17 December 1996 16:55:37 EST

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