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Re: code and blockcode

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Thu, 14 Jul 2005 19:18:07 +0200
To: Laurens Holst <lholst@students.cs.uu.nl>
Cc: www-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <42ec9d4d.272656218@smtp.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>

* Laurens Holst wrote:
>xml:space="preserve" by itself will not achieve the desired effect, it 
>only controls how whitespace ends up in the DOM. It is additionally 
>already set to that value on all elements in XHTML 2.0. See also: 
>http://www.w3.org/MarkUp/2004/xhtml-faq#xmlspace

Well, at least http://www.imc.org/atom-syntax/mail-archive/msg12799.html
Tim Bray and I disagree with this, and the latest XHTML 2.0 draft does
not seem to define this either. Of course, the HTML WG is not easily
persuaded http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-validator/2004Jul/0236
by technical argument about simple and obvious facts.
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