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Re: View Source

From: Philip TAYLOR <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
Date: Tue, 17 Mar 2009 06:38:44 +0000
Message-ID: <49BF4574.6050309@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
To: Doug Schepers <schepers@w3.org>
CC: public-html@w3.org, www-svg@w3.org

Doug Schepers wrote:
> Hi, Raman-
> T.V Raman wrote (on 3/16/09 12:58 PM):
>> And this is why in gneral, it would be a good idea for
>> show-source to perhaps show a cleaned-up serialization, rather
>> than the original tag-soup that was authored.
> I think everyone is on board with this idea, not just for SVG and 
> MathML, but even for HTML... if someone out there has a good rationale 
> against it, I'd be curious to know what that is.  Note that there are a 
> couple of open questions:

No, I am certainly opposed : when I say "view source", that
is exactly what I mean; if there were an option "view
DOM serialisation", I could envisage uses for it, but
the two are as different as chalk and cheese.

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