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Re: XHTML character entity support

From: Joe D Williams <joedwil@earthlink.net>
Date: Sun, 1 Nov 2009 11:01:10 -0800
Message-ID: <7FF8095F24E4409AAC3088A8DEA835A4@joe1446a4150a8>
To: "Shelley Powers" <shelley.just@gmail.com>, "Maciej Stachowiak" <mjs@apple.com>
Cc: "Boris Zbarsky" <bzbarsky@mit.edu>, "Alexey Proskuryakov" <ap@webkit.org>, "HTML WG" <public-html@w3.org>

> I'm not quibbling on what happens with HTML: I mean, I lost interest 
> in it with the unquoted attribute values. It's already sloppy and 
> undisciplined.

> But I'm not going to be willing to introduce the same level of 
> sloppiness into the XHTML serialization of HTML5.

Same or any at all. What would be the value?
Like the Dad (xhtml) giving in until finally crushed by unmanagable 
details (html sloppiness).
Oh, that way madness lies.

Thanks and Best Regards,
Received on Sunday, 1 November 2009 19:01:58 UTC

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