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Re: SVG and MathML in text/html

From: Chasen Le Hara <rendezvouscp@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 15 Mar 2008 23:32:33 -0700
Message-Id: <A0684D14-1AA5-455E-94BE-97E97F3393D6@gmail.com>
To: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Cc: "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>


On Mar 15, 2008, at 10:12 PM, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com> wrote:
> HTML has the feature of two serializations: a classic serialization  
> that is error-tolerant, and an XML-based serialization that has  
> draconian error handling. These have different costs and benefits,  
> ultimately it is a benefit to HTML authors that they have a choice.  
> I think SVG deserves to have this feature as well, there's no reason  
> it should fall short of HTML in this regard. Supporting SVG inline  
> in text/html seems like a good opportunity to add this feature to SVG.
> Regards,
> Maciej

I agree that inline SVG in text/html could be a great opportunity to  
bring non-draconian parsing to SVG. But, I agree with Ben that a  
"higher" group should give us the go-ahead to allow for error- 
tolerance authoring.
Received on Sunday, 16 March 2008 06:33:39 UTC

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