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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.

Henri Sivonen
hsivonen at iki.fi
Received on Thursday, 21 July 2005 16:01:53 UTC

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