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[whatwg] Seperation of Content and Interface

From: Anne van Kesteren <fora@annevankesteren.nl>
Date: Thu, 19 Aug 2004 20:00:14 +0200
Message-ID: <4124EAAE.5030207@annevankesteren.nl>
>> Yep, but my argument is that if you're saying it's generic XML, a 
>> browser should not attempt to render it, as it doesn't know that
>> the content is XHTML, and just rendering the parts that it
>> understands is unsafe.
> 
> This ignores the fact that the document may contain an XHTML doctype,
> thereby allowing the browser to identify it as a document it can
> render.

DOCTYPEs are irrelevant (except for the terrible entities). Namespaces 
matter.


-- 
  Anne van Kesteren
  <http://annevankesteren.nl/>
Received on Thursday, 19 August 2004 11:00:14 UTC

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