Re: Cougar DTD: Do not use CDATA declared content for SCRIPT

Arnoud (galactus@stack.urc.tue.nl)
Wed, 24 Jul 1996 20:23:37 +0200


From: galactus@stack.urc.tue.nl (Arnoud "Galactus" Engelfriet)
To: www-html@w3.org
Subject: Re: Cougar DTD: Do not use CDATA declared content for SCRIPT
Date: Wed, 24 Jul 1996 20:23:37 +0200
Message-ID: <pom9x4uYOBbZ089yn@stack.urc.tue.nl>

In article <01I7FZRB03QW000QAQ@SCI.WFBR.EDU>,
Foteos Macrides <MACRIDES@SCI.WFBR.EDU> wrote:
> galactus@stack.urc.tue.nl (Arnoud "Galactus" Engelfriet) wrote:
> >People will still want to inline small scripts, so how do you propose
> >we declare the contents of <SCRIPT> with the above addition?
> 
> 	<SCRIPT SRC="data:..."></SCRIPT>
> 
> 	See:
> 
>    http://ds.internic.net/internet-drafts/draft-masinter-url-data-01.txt

Ah, nice trick. :-) But then we can declare SCRIPT as EMPTY, and get
rid of the now useless </SCRIPT> closing element.

I *do* wonder how many people will be able to figure out how to inline
scripts this way; escaping spaces and the likes is not going to be
fun. 

Galactus

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