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Re: [SVGMobile12] A.7.19 parseXML

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Fri, 27 Jan 2006 12:33:11 -0600
Message-ID: <43DA6767.4050105@mit.edu>
To: Jonathan Watt <jwatt@jwatt.org>
CC: www-svg@w3.org

Jonathan Watt wrote:
> 4) Behavior for invalid markup is unspecified.
> 
> When you pass invalid markup to DOMParser in Mozilla it will create 
> <parsererror> elements in place of the invalid markup.

Note that this is a historical accident and there are thoughts about 
changing this behavior.

I agree that the behavior for the case when non-well-formed XML is 
passed in should be specified in any case.

-Boris
Received on Friday, 27 January 2006 18:33:34 GMT

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