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Re: Pleaes do not support the new line character....

From: John Cowan <jcowan@reutershealth.com>
Date: Fri, 18 Oct 2002 13:57:37 -0400 (EDT)
Message-Id: <200210181810.OAA07857@mail2.reutershealth.com>
To: adams@rtblinc.com (Adam Stevenson)
Cc: www-xml-blueberry-comments@w3.org

(Speaking for myself, not the W3C Core WG)

Adam Stevenson scripsit:

> The new specs need to be completely backwards compatiable or else you
> need to call it a new technology.  Please do not suppot the new line
> character.  Think about how much would have to be changed and updated,
> and how much technology would have to be updated.  

We are not changing the existing newline characters, only adding new ones
which are converted on input into the old ones anyway.

John Cowan
                I am a member of a civilization. --David Brin
Received on Friday, 18 October 2002 13:59:17 UTC

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