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[whatwg] Forbidden characters in text/html

From: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Date: Sat, 25 Feb 2006 13:10:06 +0200
Message-ID: <83184EFE-3D23-47C9-BA79-30B61D7EBA46@iki.fi>
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.

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Henri Sivonen
hsivonen at iki.fi
http://hsivonen.iki.fi/
Received on Saturday, 25 February 2006 03:10:06 UTC

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