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Re: XML production [2] vs. SGML declaration: C1 and DEL

From: John Cowan <jcowan@reutershealth.com>
Date: Wed, 31 May 2000 10:20:55 -0400
Message-ID: <39351FC7.724D7A69@reutershealth.com>
To: "Martin J. Duerst" <duerst@w3.org>
CC: James Clark <jjc@jclark.com>, w3c-i18n-ig@w3.org, w3c-html-wg@w3.org, w3c-xml-core-wg@w3.org, xml-editor@w3.org
"Martin J. Duerst" wrote:

> The difference is that the C1 control region and DEL are allowed.
> Why this difference? Do you think it is an error in XML?

I think it is absolutely an error in XML, but probably one that's
too late to fix now (because restricting those characters would
make WF documents non-WF).

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