Re: The interpretation of script

Liam R E Quin scripsit:

> I see, thanks. I was wondering what sense it would make to have a script
> element whose content you did not want to execute... better to use
> <not-really-script-at-all>
> or, more sensibly :-) <data>...</data>, and then it seems to me it's not
> an issue?

Because the HTML <script> element is one of the few in which you can embed
absolutely arbitrary text (other than "</script>", obviously).

But you, Wormtongue, you have done what you could for your true master.  Some
reward you have earned at least.  Yet Saruman is apt to overlook his bargains.
I should advise you to go quickly and remind him, lest he forget your faithful
service.  --Gandalf             John Cowan <>

Received on Tuesday, 18 January 2011 05:16:30 UTC