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Re: Omission in XML 1.0 AttValue syntax definition

From: Tim Bray <tbray@textuality.com>
Date: Sat, 28 Aug 1999 08:55:13 -0700
Message-Id: <3.0.32.19990828085411.00cca660@pop.intergate.bc.ca>
To: Bengt Richter <bokr@accessone.com>, xml-editor@w3.org
At 12:20 AM 8/28/99 -0700, Bengt Richter wrote:
>	Or am I dreaming? Certainly this omission would seem
>to exclude a large class of useful, concise, and easy to read
>expressions.
>
>	If this omission really was intentional, how might this
>be amended in the next revision?

The omission is intentional - requiring that attribute values be quoted
substantially simplifies the implementation of parsers.  -Tim
Received on Saturday, 28 August 1999 11:55:22 GMT

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