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Re: Processing Instructions, not Magic Comments

From: Arjun Ray <aray@q2.net>
Date: Tue, 3 Jul 2001 00:00:36 -0400 (EDT)
To: www-talk@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0107022358160.2251-100000@info.q2.net>
On Mon, 2 Jul 2001, Ian Hickson wrote:
> On Mon, 2 Jul 2001, Arjun Ray wrote:

>>| 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.)
> 
> Do you mind if I use this phrase in my document?

Not at all.

It also serves as a differentiator of two general classes of issues:
the technical having to do with simply addressing the problem, and the
substantive (or "meta") having to do with whether this is a problem
worth solving.


Arjun
Received on Monday, 2 July 2001 23:45:08 GMT

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