Re: Comments in markup?

Albert Lunde (Albert-Lunde@nwu.edu)
Mon, 29 Jul 1996 17:58:22 -0500


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Date: Mon, 29 Jul 1996 17:58:22 -0500
To: www-html@w3.org
From: Albert Lunde <Albert-Lunde@nwu.edu>
Subject: Re: Comments in markup?

At 6:22 PM 7/29/96, Foteos Macrides wrote:
>	So isn't it in fact true that the ONLY way to include script
>code "100%" safely in an HTML document instance is as an encoded (hex
>or BASE64) attribute value?

While this has some merit, it may run into another set of problems due to
SGML or implementation limits on the size of attribute values.

(Some options, including this and the CDATA marked sections may also be
unpopular as being hard to type and/or not enough like the popular flavors
of script/tag soup.)


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    Albert Lunde                      Albert-Lunde@nwu.edu