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Re: (Resend) Re: A7: CDATA, RCDATA, TEMP marked sections?

From: Paul Prescod <papresco@calum.csclub.uwaterloo.ca>
Date: Sun, 06 Oct 1996 20:50:52 -0400
Message-Id: <1.5.4.32.19961007005052.008a8bac@csclub.uwaterloo.ca>
To: w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
At 06:19 PM 10/6/96 CDT, Paul Grosso wrote:
>I see no reason for TEMP, and extremely little for RCDATA.  If we decide
>to accept PaulP's suggestion that we should have some way to allow, for
>example, the inclusion of SGML "examples" in XML documents, then I suggest
>we use 
>	<![CDATA[
>as a start delimiter and
>	]]>
>as an end delimiter.

This isn't as flexible as the MIME and Perl equivalents, but I think it is a
good tradeoff of compatibility vs. flexibility.

 Paul Prescod
Received on Sunday, 6 October 1996 20:55:27 UTC

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