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   Re: [xml-dev] version numbers and infosets

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--- Richard Tobin <richard@cogsci.ed.ac.uk> wrote:
<snip/> - a good explanation of the issues with allowing XML 1.0 parsers to
accept XML 1.1 documents.

> This might be taken as an argument for requiring 1.0 parsers to reject
> 1.1 documents.

No, this might have been an argument for requiring XML 1.0 parsers to reject
all documents with a version other than "1.0", if the authors of the XML 1.0
spec had thought of it. IMHO, it's not a reason for using an erratum to make
the change retroactively.


Jim Ancona
jim@anconafamily.com                     jancona@xevo.com

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