Re: Applying Postel's Law to XML, from a Unicode perspective?

From: Mark Davis ☕️ <>
Date: Sun, 28 Jun 2015 15:49:45 +0200

On Sun, Jun 28, 2015 at 2:31 PM, Costello, Roger L. <>

> How might Postel's Law be applied to web services that receive XML and
> sends out XML?
> Here's one idea: a web service is willing to receive UTF-8 XML documents
> containing a pseudo-BOM; the web service sends out UTF-8 XML documents
> without the pseudo-BOM.
> Can you think of Unicode errors in inbound XML documents that a web
> service might be willing to accept?

​Your question is not at all in the scope of Unicode. It is an XML issue,
so should be directed to the W3C, not here.
Received on Sun Jun 28 2015 - 08:51:07 CDT

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