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[whatwg] attribute value normalization

From: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Date: Fri, 22 Jul 2005 02:01:53 +0300
Message-ID: <ac9f3ff3c533a7b2e689e51d6ebd570e@iki.fi>
On Jul 21, 2005, at 23:36, Kornel Lesinski wrote:

> Are you sure? HTML4 DTD defines input type as enumeration, and all 
> sources I've found say that's not the same as CDATA.

The text/html side is tag soup. The XML side works without processing 
the DTD, so every attribute is CDATA.

DTD-based infoset augmentation considered harmful. Pretending that it 
happens when it does not also considered harmful. Besides, WHAT WG HTML 
is DTDless.

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Henri Sivonen
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