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Re: B.11 Empty end-tags?

From: <lee@sq.com>
Date: Sat, 12 Oct 96 23:05:02 EDT
Message-Id: <9610130305.AA13096@sqrex.sq.com>
To: U35395@UICVM.CC.UIC.EDU, lee@sq.com, w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
> For the record:  in the sense of this question, empty end-tags are
> end-tags of the form '</>', not end-tags for EMPTY elements.

oops, thanks for pointing that out.

I have no objection to </> in XML as long as there is no OMITTAG,
although it does slightly reduce robustness in the face of transmission
error or user error.

Received on Saturday, 12 October 1996 23:05:11 UTC

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