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Newline mapping in XML 1.1

From: John Cowan <jcowan@reutershealth.com>
Date: Fri, 1 Nov 2002 22:19:29 -0500 (EST)
Message-Id: <200211020333.WAA20224@mail2.reutershealth.com>
To: www-xml-blueberry-comments@w3.org

In XML 1.0, we require newline mapping only for what the app gets, i.e.
character content/attribute values.  The definition of S maps all
newlines in markup into whitespace.

In 1.1, we need to extend the rules to do newline mapping on the whole
document, since S will not contain #x85 or #x2028.

The Core WG has already agreed to this, and this email is for tracking.

John Cowan  jcowan@reutershealth.com  www.ccil.org/~cowan  www.reutershealth.com
"If I have seen farther than others, it is because I am surrounded by dwarves."
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