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

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.