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Re: text/html for xml extensions of XHTML

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Sat, 23 Jun 2001 20:45:20 -0700 (Pacific Daylight Time)
To: Arjun Ray <aray@q2.net>
cc: <www-talk@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.WNT.4.31.0106232044250.1068-100000@HIXIE.netscape.com>
On Sat, 23 Jun 2001, Arjun Ray wrote:
>
>> and text/xml in RFC 3023.  Any UTF-8 encoded XHTML document may be
>> served as text/xml under the text/xml spec.
>
> Horrifying thought...
>
>> The text/html spec defers to the W3C specification for XHTML on the
>> matter of when XHTML is permitted under text/html.
>
> Permitted?  I'd say the better part of wisdom is to see to it that
> XHTML never escapes text/html.

What's wrong with XHTML sent as text/xml?

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