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   Re: [xml-dev] line-ends and char refs

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richard@cogsci.ed.ac.uk (Richard Tobin) writes:

>>Does the character-reference version of #xD #xA, 
 , get
>>normalized to a single #xA?
>No (nor does a single 
).  So if you really want to you can
>arrange for a document to contain carriage-return linefeed you can,
>though I think it would usually be a mistake.

Thanks. I worry that that approach is potentially inconsistent, but I'll
readily admit that it makes writing my program much easier.

Simon St.Laurent - SSL is my TLA
http://simonstl.com may be my URI
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