Re: Marked Sections

Tim Bray writes 
>  At 06:48 PM 9/10/96 +0100, Martin Bryan wrote:
>  >10.4
>  >Marked sections are useful in DTDs (a la HTML and TEI) but it might be valid
>  >to ban them within transmitted document instances conforming to XML. (XML
>  >should really be for the transmission of version independent documents.
>  >RCDATA should have its entities resolved before tranmission and with CDATA
>  >should have any embedded markup delimiters replaced by character references.)
>  There's been no discussion of this, and early voting results do not show a
>  trend.  Marked sections clearly complicate parser construction, and I don't
>  think they are useful enough to make up for this and get into XML.