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Re: Issue: inconsistency of S production and treatment of line endings.

From: Amelia A Lewis <alewis@tibco.com>
Date: 16 Oct 2002 10:22:00 -0400
To: John Cowan <jcowan@reutershealth.com>
Cc: www-xml-blueberry-comments@w3.org
Message-Id: <1034778120.12728.25.camel@xerom>

On Wed, 2002-10-16 at 10:17, John Cowan wrote:
> Amelia A Lewis scripsit:
> > For consistency, redefine S to
> > remove #xD, which cannot appear after line ending normalization.
> As noted, it is possible by sufficient entity abuse to get a #xD character
> into the replacement text of a parameter entity, so we do not plan to change
> S even though any *physical* #xD character will be normalized away by 2.11.

Then the same objection applies to #x85 and #x2028.  If there is good
reason to have #xD in S, then those reasons are also good enough to have
#x85 and #x2028.

Amelia A. Lewis
Architect, TIBCO/Extensibility, Inc.
Received on Wednesday, 16 October 2002 10:22:14 UTC

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