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Re: New TAG issue: TagSoupIntegration-54

From: Elliotte Harold <elharo@metalab.unc.edu>
Date: Thu, 02 Nov 2006 10:29:19 -0500
Message-ID: <454A0ECF.1090101@metalab.unc.edu>
To: Mike Schinkel <mikeschinkel@gmail.com>
CC: www-tag@w3.org

Mike Schinkel wrote:

> The list newbie in me is curious; why not go ahead and simplify it and
> instead fully define it to *include* white space inside tags and quotes
> around attributes?  It would make comparisons of output between different
> parsers easier.

Because those details are not represented in the infoset and many APIs.

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