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Re: CDATA in elements and attributes

From: TimP <tim@paneris.co.uk>
Date: Sat, 15 Apr 2000 13:04:50 +0100
Message-Id: <3.0.3.32.20000415130450.00768d0c@popmail.dircon.co.uk>
To: Terje Bless <link@tss.no>
Cc: W3C Validator <www-validator@w3.org>
At 12:08 15/04/00 +0200, Terje Bless wrote:
>[ I'll reply to this instead of your reply to me. It's more accurate. ]
>
>On 14.04.00 at 16:22, TimP <tim@paneris.co.uk> wrote:
>
>>http://www.w3.org/TR/1998/REC-html40-19980424/appendix/notes.html#h-B.3.2
>>
>>B.3.2 Specifying non-HTML data
>[...]
>> Note. The DTD defines script and style data to be CDATA for both element
>> content and attribute values. SGML rules do not allow character
>> references in CDATA element content but do allow them in CDATA attribute
>> values.
>
>Right! Now we're on the same page here.

Cool, at least we understand each other. 

I guess I have been making a fuss, but haven't been able to get anyone to see 
what I was talking about.

Now, about "TimP's Markup Validator", 
to make this I just download the validator and trap the entity errors?

yours
timp

Member of http://www.paneris.org/
Received on Saturday, 15 April 2000 08:05:17 GMT

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