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Re: Subelement addressing

From: Tim Bray <tbray@textuality.com>
Date: Wed, 18 Jun 1997 15:50:15 -0700
Message-Id: <3.0.32.19970618155012.00a5b540@pop.intergate.bc.ca>
To: w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
At 10:36 PM 18/06/97 GMT, Peter Murray-Rust wrote:
>Is it expected that this whitespace is to be counted excatly as it appears 
>e.g. in:
><ARRAY> 1.2 2.3   3.4 4.5</ARRAY>
>or
>is there provision for normalising it as in attribute values?  

No, repeat no, normalization or canonicalization of any kind.  If you
want this to work, it is your responsibility as author to make sure
that there is one and only one space (not a tab, not an idographic
space) preceding each of your numbers. - Tim
Received on Wednesday, 18 June 1997 18:52:09 EDT

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