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Re: Processing Instructions, not Magic Comments

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Mon, 2 Jul 2001 17:21:48 -0700 (Pacific Daylight Time)
To: Arjun Ray <aray@q2.net>
cc: <www-talk@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.WNT.4.31.0107021721100.1728-100000@HIXIE.netscape.com>
On Mon, 2 Jul 2001, Arjun Ray wrote:
>
> The crux seems to be this:
>
> : People have proposed several ideas to make XML-aware UAs treat
> : documents sent as text/html as text/xml.
>
> Would this be an equivalent problem statement?
>
> | Given a text/html entity, how might a suitably capable user-agent
> | determine unambiguously/reliably that it would be correct to apply
> | an XML parser to the contents?
>
> (Where "would be correct" means that such is in fact the intent of the
> content provider.)

Yes. Do you mind if I use this phrase in my document?

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