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Re: equals sign in unquoted attribute

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Tue, 14 Jul 2009 04:08:02 +0000 (UTC)
To: Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com>
Cc: "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0907140404270.23663@hixie.dreamhostps.com>
On Fri, 19 Jun 2009, Simon Pieters wrote:
>
> I think the spec should allow = in unquoted attribute values again, 
> because it seems annoying to have to quote href attributes when the URL 
> has an =.
> 
> The authoring mistakes that banning the = was intended to catch are 
> almost always caught by other errors, I think.

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