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Re: Semicolon after entities

From: Jim Jewett <jimjjewett@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 30 Apr 2007 17:53:52 -0400
Message-ID: <fb6fbf560704301453l39c75902ida2bee92b91b1716@mail.gmail.com>
To: tina@greytower.net
Cc: "Geoffrey Sneddon" <foolistbar@googlemail.com>, www-html@w3.org

On 4/30/07, Tina Holmboe <tina@greytower.net> wrote:

> On 30 Apr, Geoffrey Sneddon wrote:

> >>   Much markup on the web today /is/ poor. We /do not/ fix that by
> >>   redefining reality to make it /good/.

> > What use is a specification if nobody can actually use it in the real
> > world?

>   What use is a specification which simply rubberstamp all the bad
>   practice from a decade of poor authorship?

At least they're collected in one place; I would rather deal with a
horrible mess that is at least well documented in one location, than
with a horrible mess that isn't documented at all.

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