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Re: Comments for DOM 3 Core Last Call

From: John Cowan <cowan@mercury.ccil.org>
Date: Fri, 1 Aug 2003 07:30:25 -0400
To: Susan Lesch <lesch@w3.org>
Cc: www-dom@w3.org
Message-ID: <20030801113024.GC4157@mercury.ccil.org>

Susan Lesch scripsit:

> White space is two words (see all prose and productions in XML 1.0
> except one typo in 1998 and the Infoset since WD-xml-infoset-20010202).
> I don't know why it wound up being one word in [element content
> whitespace]. Do you? 

Because I myself prefer "whitespace" to "white space" (which to me suggests
space that is white, whatever that may be), and you didn't catch that
particular use.

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