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Attribute Value Normalization

Steve Body
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Practical XML, 2nd edition, p92 says that if the attribute value has been declared as simple CDATA, leading and trailing whitespaces are stripped and multiple whitespace characters are replaced with a single whitespace character.

BUT XML 1.1 REC, 3.3.3 says this should be done 'if the attribute type is *not* CDATA'.

Obviously the REC is right. But am I misunderstanding something in Practical XML??? There's nothing about this in the errata ...

Steve
[ April 08, 2006: Message edited by: Steve Body ]
 
I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
 
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