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Re: Input on the agenda

From: Robin Berjon <robin@berjon.com>
Date: Wed, 18 Mar 2009 11:10:13 +0100
Cc: HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>, www-svg WG <www-svg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <5EC252D8-3568-4660-9E7D-847BA1A5CF57@berjon.com>
To: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
On Mar 18, 2009, at 09:24 , Jonas Sicking wrote:
> It would be great if we could allow the same set of tags to affect the
> parser the same way in both HTML mode and in foreign content mode. The
> only two tags that seem troublesome here is <script> and <style>. It
> sounds like it might possibly might be agreement that it would be
> possible to parse <script> as CDATA, which would leave <style> as the
> only remaining controversial tag.

I think it could be acceptable to break <style> for SVG. While  
<script> is commonplace, <style> is pretty rare as a) it's not in  
Tiny, 2) using CSS for SVG is only useful in some limited cases, and  
iii) external style sheets are generally preferred and are brought in  
with a PI.

> I think the consistency would be much appreciated by authors.

What Jonas said.

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