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Re: XHTML character entity support

From: Adam Barth <w3c@adambarth.com>
Date: Sat, 31 Oct 2009 14:28:04 -0700
Message-ID: <7789133a0910311428s63a55970yefa59a0cbbe0f555@mail.gmail.com>
To: Shelley Powers <shelley.just@gmail.com>
Cc: Alexey Proskuryakov <ap@webkit.org>, HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>
On Sat, Oct 31, 2009 at 2:02 PM, Shelley Powers <shelley.just@gmail.com> wrote:
> I believe that all RSS 2.0 and Atom 1.0 feeds must conform to the XML
> 1.0 specification. I'm not aware of feeds that are less conforming.
> I'd be surprised if aggregators wouldn't have problems with such. I'd
> have to defer to Sam Ruby on this one, he's the most expert person on
> feeds I know of.

Feed are notorious for not conforming to XML.  You might be
entertained by reading source of the Universal Feed Parser:


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