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whitespace normalization (was: Re: SVGT 1.2: A proposal for how to define SVG whitespace in terms of CSS whitespace)

From: Anne van Kesteren <fora@annevankesteren.nl>
Date: Wed, 01 Feb 2006 14:30:48 +0100
Message-ID: <20060201143048.4xb29omljkaoogco@webmail.annevankesteren.nl>
To: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Cc: www-archive@w3.org

Quoting Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>:
>> So if a tool wants to mess with your whitespace, it simply cannot
>> avoid the possibility that it will break some documents.
>
> Well, I'd say that's why the XML gods gave us xml:space...

Too bad these gods messed with attribute value whitespace handling:
<http://www.w3.org/TR/2004/REC-xml-20040204/#AVNormalize>


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Anne van Kesteren
<http://annevankesteren.nl/>
Received on Wednesday, 1 February 2006 13:30:57 GMT

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