[whatwg] Ampersands not followed by ASCII letters or #
ian at hixie.ch
Mon Jun 18 17:55:20 PDT 2007
On Wed, 27 Dec 2006, Henri Sivonen wrote:
> I noticed that the Web Apps spec itself contains script samples with
> Considering that this is not an error in HTML 4.01 as SGML and
> considering that it is harmless in browsers, I think the top-level
> "Anything else" case under "22.214.171.124. Tokenising entities" should be
> split in two so that there is also an error-free case for the ASCII
> characters that aren't '#', aren't ASCII letters and that weren't in
> error in SGML-based HTML. I don't have The Handbook at my disposal right
> now, but the error-free case should cover at least '&', '<' and space
U+0009 CHARACTER TABULATION
U+000A LINE FEED (LF)
U+000B LINE TABULATION
U+000C FORM FEED (FF)
U+003C LESS-THAN SIGN
Let me know if you want any more added to the list.
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