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Re: WOFF and extended metadata

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 17 Jun 2010 18:15:23 +0200
Message-ID: <11010499996.20100617181523@w3.org>
To: James Cloos <cloos@jhcloos.com>
CC: www-font@w3.org, "Levantovsky, Vladimir" <Vladimir.Levantovsky@MonotypeImaging.com>, Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>, Tal Leming <tal@typesupply.com>, Erik van Blokland <erik@letterror.com>, <public-webfonts-wg@w3.org>
On Thursday, June 17, 2010, 4:12:41 PM, James wrote:

JC>   And having
JC> the name:value tuples as plain text enclosed by tags helps ensure that
JC> the XML will be well formed, given the limits on text w/in a <>.

JC> I'd go a bit further, though, and make it a SHOULD that the text would
JC> use entities only for '&' and '<'.

I agree that well formedness is essential. I don't see that we should  add any constraints other than what XML requires.

No reason to forbid entities, as long as they are declared in the instance.

 Chris Lilley                    mailto:chris@w3.org
 Technical Director, Interaction Domain
 W3C Graphics Activity Lead
 Co-Chair, W3C Hypertext CG
Received on Thursday, 17 June 2010 16:15:36 UTC

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