[rfc-i] New v3 draft

Julian Reschke julian.reschke at gmx.de
Sun Apr 20 01:02:52 PDT 2014


On 2014-04-19 21:14, Paul Hoffman wrote:
> In adding an example from Elwyn's GenArt review, I made a pretty bad error that Joel found. The bit about CDATA in 2.49 should read:
>
>     A common problem authors have with <sourcecode> is that the XML
>     processor returns errors if the text in the artwork contains either
>     the "&" or "<" character.  To avoid these problems, the artwork needs
>     to be surrounded in a CDATA structure: "<![CDATA[]]>".  For example:
>
>     <artwork>
>     <![CDATA[allowed-chars = "." | "," | "&" | "<" | ">" | "|"]]>
>     </artwork>
>
> That will be fixed in the next draft.

We also ought to note the downside; you can't have a literal "]]>" 
inside the text. I'll add a note about CDATA to v2 as well.

Best regards, Julian



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