Re: Comments on 31 March spec
Christopher R. Maden writes:
>Appendix A: "... depending on the character set..." No, no, NO!!!
>ALL XML documents *must* have the same character set, in the SGML
>sense, or the numeric character references are trash. They may have
>different encodings or BCTFs, but the *character set* is ALWAYS the
>same. This prose must be cleaned up ASAP, or we'll be haunted by
>incompatible applications for XML's entire brief life.
To get rid of this problem, I would like to disallow number references to two
byte characters. Does anybody have any problems? I don't think Japanese have