[whatwg] Allowing ">" in attribute values
Benjamin M. Schwartz
bmschwar at fas.harvard.edu
Thu Jun 24 08:20:10 PDT 2010
On 06/24/2010 11:04 AM, Kornel Lesinski wrote:
> If you mean "parsing" with regular expressions, then I think that's a bad practice and shouldn't be encouraged.
Worldwide, regarding HTML, I'm sure there is 100 times more regular
expression processing code than full-on lexing code. Most code that
processes HTML is embedded in scripts, doing some small special-purpose
operation. Those regular expressions aren't going away. Helping them
break less is a noble cause.
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