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Re: End-of-line processing and attribute normalisation

From: MURATA Makoto <muraw3c@attglobal.net>
Date: Thu, 17 Feb 2000 23:38:29 +0900
Message-Id: <200002171438.AA01677@t3knz.attglobal.net>
To: xml-editor@w3.org
Cc: richard@cogsci.ed.ac.uk, muraw3c@attglobal.net

 >Your expertise is required!  Richard Tobin and I have been discussing a
 >possible erratum to erratum E24
 >(http://www.w3.org/XML/xml-19980210-errata#E24).  You can find the thread on
 >the xml-editor list starting at
 >We have clarified a few things, but the question now is why do we want to
 >add "(including a document entity)" to the third bullet?  I recall that you
 >asked for that in a message to XML-Core.  I was convinced then but now I'm
 >puzzled.  Can you please enlighten us?

E24 is based on Michael's proposed text [0].  However, he further 

>I haven't the foggiest idea why the text specifies
> entity replacements but not the document entity itself.

I pointed out this issue and (probably mistakenly) suggested "(including a document entity)" [1].  

I now think that we should drop the third bullet and add "for every external parsed entity 
and the literal entity value of every internal parsed entity " after "but after 
the end-of-line normalization described in section 2.11 has been performed".

[0] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Member/w3c-xml-syntax-wg/1999Feb/0117.html

[1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Member/w3c-xml-core-wg/1999OctDec/0033.html

MURATA Makoto  muraw3c@attglobal.net
Received on Thursday, 17 February 2000 09:37:57 UTC

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