[whatwg] Forbidden characters in text/html

On Feb 25, 2006, at 02:02, Ian Hickson wrote:

> On Sat, 23 Jul 2005, Henri Sivonen wrote:
>> Which characters should a text/html HTML5 conformance checker  
>> consider
>> forbidden? The same characters that are forbidden in XML 1.0 (\0, FF,
>> etc.)? Or some other set?
> In what context?

In the pre-parse Unicode character stream on one hand and in the post- 
parse (that is NCRs expanded) character data and attribute values on  
the other. IIRC, in XML 1.0 (but not 1.1) the restrictions are the  
same in both cases.

Henri Sivonen
hsivonen at iki.fi

Received on Saturday, 25 February 2006 03:10:06 UTC