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[Bug 11540] The willful violation clause is most unwise. A standard should not violate another standard for any reason. This wouls lead to 2 things : 1) Content correctly encoded content would never be displayed correctly. 2) All future standards would need to includ

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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=11540

Aryeh Gregor <Simetrical+w3cbug@gmail.com> changed:

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--- Comment #1 from Aryeh Gregor <Simetrical+w3cbug@gmail.com> 2010-12-12 23:28:48 UTC ---
This cannot be avoided without breaking huge amounts of web content, so it's
not going to change.  It doesn't matter whether we like it or not; everything
has to be subsumed to the goal of writing a standard that browsers are actually
willing to implement.  Browsers are not willing to implement anything that
breaks more than a small number of web pages.

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