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

Ka-Ping Yee (kpyee@aw.sgi.com)
Fri, 26 Jul 1996 11:54:21 +0900


Message-Id: <31F8335D.59E2@aw.sgi.com>
Date: Fri, 26 Jul 1996 11:54:21 +0900
From: Ka-Ping Yee <kpyee@aw.sgi.com>
To: David Perrell <davidp@earthlink.net>
Cc: Ka-Ping Yee <kpyee@aw.sgi.com>, www-html@w3.org
Subject: Re: Cougar DTD: Do not use CDATA declared content for SCRIPT

David Perrell wrote:
> 
> Isn't the whole point of the script container to delimit non-HTML?
> The content goes to the script parser. Why the nightmare? Why the
> complication?

To delimit "non-HTML", a marked section is probably best.

Trying mark up what is "non-HTML" using an HTML markup tag is an
obviously silly thing to try to do, and that's the nightmare.


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