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Re: Typo in the prose for p:escape-markup

From: Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com>
Date: Sat, 20 Jun 2009 17:16:56 -0400
To: XProc Dev <xproc-dev@w3.org>
Message-ID: <m2eitebo6v.fsf@nwalsh.com>
"Costello, Roger L." <costello@mitre.org> writes:

>> There's no need to escape > in XML
>
> Calabash does escape the > symbol. So is Calabash erroneous?

No, XML processors have a lot of leeway when it comes to
serialization. It would be equally correct to encode "A"s as "&#65;"
but that would confuse a lot of people. :-)

Still, leaving the ">"s unescaped in the example was just editorial
laziness, I'll change it.

                                        Be seeing you,
                                          norm

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