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[SVGMobile12] parseXML requires XML 1.1 support

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
Date: Tue, 24 Jan 2006 20:05:59 -0600
Message-ID: <43D6DD07.10707@mit.edu>
To: www-svg@w3.org

At the moment, the description of parseXML says [1]:

   Given a string and a Document object, parse the string as an XML document and
   return a Node representing it. If the XML in the string is not well-formed
   according to either XML 1.0 or XML 1.1 or not namespace-well-formed according
   to Namespaces in XML 1.1, this method must return a null value.

Note that an XML 1.0 document cannot be "namespace-well-formed according to 
Namespaces in XML 1.0".  Perhaps this prose means to require namespace 
well-formedness wrt to the relevant Namespaces specification (depending on the 
XML version)?


[1] http://www.w3.org/TR/SVGMobile12/svgudom.html#svg::SVGGlobal_parseXML
Received on Wednesday, 25 January 2006 02:06:14 UTC

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