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[act] (0) Allow a DOCTYPE for XSLT compatibility (only).

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@@ -45398,6 +45398,9 @@ interface <dfn id=messagechannel>MessageChannel</dfn> {
<li>A U+004C LATIN CAPITAL LETTER L or U+006C LATIN SMALL LETTER L
character.
+ <li>Optionally, a <a href="#doctype6">DOCTYPE legacy string</a> (defined
+ below).
+
<li>Zero or more <a href="#space" title="space character">space
characters</a>.
@@ -45407,6 +45410,51 @@ interface <dfn id=messagechannel>MessageChannel</dfn> {
<p class=note>In other words, <code>&lt;!DOCTYPE HTML></code>,
case-insensitively.
+ <p>For the purposes of XSLT generators, which cannot output HTML markup
+ without a DOCTYPE, a <dfn id=doctype6>DOCTYPE legacy string</dfn> may be
+ inserted into the DOCTYPE (in the position defined above). This string
+ must consist of:
+
+ <ol class=brief>
+ <li>One or more <a href="#space" title="space character">space
+ characters</a>.
+
+ <li>A U+0050 LATIN CAPITAL LETTER P or U+0070 LATIN SMALL LETTER P
+ character.
+
+ <li>A U+0055 LATIN CAPITAL LETTER U or U+0075 LATIN SMALL LETTER U
+ character.
+
+ <li>A U+0042 LATIN CAPITAL LETTER B or U+0062 LATIN SMALL LETTER B
+ character.
+
+ <li>A U+004C LATIN CAPITAL LETTER L or U+006C LATIN SMALL LETTER L
+ character.
+
+ <li>A U+0049 LATIN CAPITAL LETTER I or U+0069 LATIN SMALL LETTER I
+ character.
+
+ <li>A U+0043 LATIN CAPITAL LETTER C or U+0063 LATIN SMALL LETTER C
+ character.
+
+ <li>One or more <a href="#space" title="space character">space
+ characters</a>.
+
+ <li>A U+0022 QUOTATION MARK or U+0027 APOSTROPHE character.
+
+ <li>The literal string "<code titel="">XSLT-generated</code>".
+
+ <li>The same character as in item 8 (a matching U+0022 QUOTATION MARK or
+ U+0027 APOSTROPHE character).
+ </ol>
+
+ <p class=note>In other words, <code>&lt;!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC
+ "XSLT-generated"></code> or <code>&lt;!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC
+ 'XSLT-generated'></code>, case-insensitively except for the bit in quotes.
+
+ <p>The <a href="#doctype6">DOCTYPE legacy string</a> should not be used
+ unless the document is generated from XSLT.
+
<h4 id=elements1><span class=secno>8.1.2 </span>Elements</h4>
<p>There are five different kinds of <dfn id=elements3
@@ -48200,7 +48248,7 @@ interface <dfn id=messagechannel>MessageChannel</dfn> {
<p>Otherwise, if the next seven characters are an <a href="#ascii">ASCII
case-insensitive</a> match for the word "DOCTYPE", then consume those
- characters and switch to the <a href="#doctype6">DOCTYPE state</a>.
+ characters and switch to the <a href="#doctype7">DOCTYPE state</a>.
<p>Otherwise, if the <span>insertion mode</span> is "<a href="#in-foreign"
title="insertion mode: in foreign content">in foreign content</a>" and the
@@ -48356,7 +48404,7 @@ interface <dfn id=messagechannel>MessageChannel</dfn> {
the <a href="#comment">comment state</a>.
</dl>
- <h5 id=doctype><span class=secno>8.2.4.23. </span><dfn id=doctype6>DOCTYPE
+ <h5 id=doctype><span class=secno>8.2.4.23. </span><dfn id=doctype7>DOCTYPE
state</dfn></h5>
<p>Consume the <a href="#next-input">next input character</a>:
@@ -48411,10 +48459,10 @@ interface <dfn id=messagechannel>MessageChannel</dfn> {
<dt>Anything else
<dd>Create a new DOCTYPE token. Set the token's name to the current input
- character. Switch to the <a href="#doctype7">DOCTYPE name state</a>.
+ character. Switch to the <a href="#doctype8">DOCTYPE name state</a>.
</dl>
- <h5 id=doctype0><span class=secno>8.2.4.25. </span><dfn id=doctype7>DOCTYPE
+ <h5 id=doctype0><span class=secno>8.2.4.25. </span><dfn id=doctype8>DOCTYPE
name state</dfn></h5>
<p>First, consume the <a href="#next-input">next input character</a>:
@@ -48445,7 +48493,7 @@ interface <dfn id=messagechannel>MessageChannel</dfn> {
<dt>Anything else
<dd>Append the current input character to the current DOCTYPE token's
- name. Stay in the <a href="#doctype7">DOCTYPE name state</a>.
+ name. Stay in the <a href="#doctype8">DOCTYPE name state</a>.
</dl>
<h5 id=after1><span class=secno>8.2.4.26. </span><dfn id=after6>After
@@ -48515,13 +48563,13 @@ interface <dfn id=messagechannel>MessageChannel</dfn> {
<dt>U+0022 QUOTATION MARK (&quot;)
<dd>Set the DOCTYPE token's public identifier to the empty string (not
- missing), then switch to the <a href="#doctype8">DOCTYPE public
+ missing), then switch to the <a href="#doctype9">DOCTYPE public
identifier (double-quoted) state</a>.
<dt>U+0027 APOSTROPHE (')
<dd>Set the DOCTYPE token's public identifier to the empty string (not
- missing), then switch to the <a href="#doctype9">DOCTYPE public
+ missing), then switch to the <a href="#doctype10">DOCTYPE public
identifier (single-quoted) state</a>.
<dt>U+003E GREATER-THAN SIGN (&gt;)
@@ -48543,7 +48591,7 @@ interface <dfn id=messagechannel>MessageChannel</dfn> {
href="#bogus2">bogus DOCTYPE state</a>.
</dl>
- <h5 id=doctype1><span class=secno>8.2.4.28. </span><dfn id=doctype8>DOCTYPE
+ <h5 id=doctype1><span class=secno>8.2.4.28. </span><dfn id=doctype9>DOCTYPE
public identifier (double-quoted) state</dfn></h5>
<p>Consume the <a href="#next-input">next input character</a>:
@@ -48569,12 +48617,12 @@ interface <dfn id=messagechannel>MessageChannel</dfn> {
<dt>Anything else
<dd>Append the current input character to the current DOCTYPE token's
- public identifier. Stay in the <a href="#doctype8">DOCTYPE public
+ public identifier. Stay in the <a href="#doctype9">DOCTYPE public
identifier (double-quoted) state</a>.
</dl>
- <h5 id=doctype2><span class=secno>8.2.4.29. </span><dfn id=doctype9>DOCTYPE
- public identifier (single-quoted) state</dfn></h5>
+ <h5 id=doctype2><span class=secno>8.2.4.29. </span><dfn
+ id=doctype10>DOCTYPE public identifier (single-quoted) state</dfn></h5>
<p>Consume the <a href="#next-input">next input character</a>:
@@ -48599,7 +48647,7 @@ interface <dfn id=messagechannel>MessageChannel</dfn> {
<dt>Anything else
<dd>Append the current input character to the current DOCTYPE token's
- public identifier. Stay in the <a href="#doctype9">DOCTYPE public
+ public identifier. Stay in the <a href="#doctype10">DOCTYPE public
identifier (single-quoted) state</a>.
</dl>
@@ -48624,13 +48672,13 @@ interface <dfn id=messagechannel>MessageChannel</dfn> {
<dt>U+0022 QUOTATION MARK (&quot;)
<dd>Set the DOCTYPE token's system identifier to the empty string (not
- missing), then switch to the <a href="#doctype10">DOCTYPE system
+ missing), then switch to the <a href="#doctype11">DOCTYPE system
identifier (double-quoted) state</a>.
<dt>U+0027 APOSTROPHE (')
<dd>Set the DOCTYPE token's system identifier to the empty string (not
- missing), then switch to the <a href="#doctype11">DOCTYPE system
+ missing), then switch to the <a href="#doctype12">DOCTYPE system
identifier (single-quoted) state</a>.
<dt>U+003E GREATER-THAN SIGN (&gt;)
@@ -48672,13 +48720,13 @@ interface <dfn id=messagechannel>MessageChannel</dfn> {
<dt>U+0022 QUOTATION MARK (&quot;)
<dd>Set the DOCTYPE token's system identifier to the empty string (not
- missing), then switch to the <a href="#doctype10">DOCTYPE system
+ missing), then switch to the <a href="#doctype11">DOCTYPE system
identifier (double-quoted) state</a>.
<dt>U+0027 APOSTROPHE (')
<dd>Set the DOCTYPE token's system identifier to the empty string (not
- missing), then switch to the <a href="#doctype11">DOCTYPE system
+ missing), then switch to the <a href="#doctype12">DOCTYPE system
identifier (single-quoted) state</a>.
<dt>U+003E GREATER-THAN SIGN (&gt;)
@@ -48701,7 +48749,7 @@ interface <dfn id=messagechannel>MessageChannel</dfn> {
</dl>
<h5 id=doctype3><span class=secno>8.2.4.32. </span><dfn
- id=doctype10>DOCTYPE system identifier (double-quoted) state</dfn></h5>
+ id=doctype11>DOCTYPE system identifier (double-quoted) state</dfn></h5>
<p>Consume the <a href="#next-input">next input character</a>:
@@ -48726,12 +48774,12 @@ interface <dfn id=messagechannel>MessageChannel</dfn> {
<dt>Anything else
<dd>Append the current input character to the current DOCTYPE token's
- system identifier. Stay in the <a href="#doctype10">DOCTYPE system
+ system identifier. Stay in the <a href="#doctype11">DOCTYPE system
identifier (double-quoted) state</a>.
</dl>
<h5 id=doctype4><span class=secno>8.2.4.33. </span><dfn
- id=doctype11>DOCTYPE system identifier (single-quoted) state</dfn></h5>
+ id=doctype12>DOCTYPE system identifier (single-quoted) state</dfn></h5>
<p>Consume the <a href="#next-input">next input character</a>:
@@ -48756,7 +48804,7 @@ interface <dfn id=messagechannel>MessageChannel</dfn> {
<dt>Anything else
<dd>Append the current input character to the current DOCTYPE token's
- system identifier. Stay in the <a href="#doctype11">DOCTYPE system
+ system identifier. Stay in the <a href="#doctype12">DOCTYPE system
identifier (single-quoted) state</a>.
</dl>
@@ -49643,13 +49691,14 @@ interface <dfn id=messagechannel>MessageChannel</dfn> {
<dd>
<p>If the DOCTYPE token's <code title="">name</code> is not an <a
href="#ascii">ASCII case-insensitive</a> match for the string "<code
- title="">HTML</code>", or if the token's public identifier is not
- missing, or if the token's system identifier is not missing, then there
- is a <a href="#parse2">parse error</a>. Conformance checkers may,
- instead of reporting this error, switch to a conformance checking mode
- for another language (e.g. based on the DOCTYPE token a conformance
- checker could recognize that the document is an HTML4-era document, and
- defer to an HTML4 conformance checker.)</p>
+ title="">HTML</code>", or if the token's public identifier is neither
+ missing nor equal to the string "<code>XSLT-generated</code>", or if the
+ token's system identifier is not missing, then there is a <a
+ href="#parse2">parse error</a>. Conformance checkers may, instead of
+ reporting this error, switch to a conformance checking mode for another
+ language (e.g. based on the DOCTYPE token a conformance checker could
+ recognize that the document is an HTML4-era document, and defer to an
+ HTML4 conformance checker.)</p>
<p>Append a <code>DocumentType</code> node to the <code>Document</code>
node, with the <code title="">name</code> attribute set to the name
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@@ -42806,6 +42806,7 @@ interface <dfn>MessageChannel</dfn> {
<li>A U+0054 LATIN CAPITAL LETTER T or U+0074 LATIN SMALL LETTER T character.</li>
<li>A U+004D LATIN CAPITAL LETTER M or U+006D LATIN SMALL LETTER M character.</li>
<li>A U+004C LATIN CAPITAL LETTER L or U+006C LATIN SMALL LETTER L character.</li>
+ <li>Optionally, a <span>DOCTYPE legacy string</span> (defined below).</li>
<li>Zero or more <span title="space character">space characters</span>.</li>
<li>A U+003E GREATER-THAN SIGN (<code>&gt;</code>) character.</li>
</ol>
@@ -42813,6 +42814,34 @@ interface <dfn>MessageChannel</dfn> {
<p class="note">In other words, <code>&lt;!DOCTYPE HTML></code>,
case-insensitively.</p>
+ <p>For the purposes of XSLT generators, which cannot output HTML
+ markup without a DOCTYPE, a <dfn>DOCTYPE legacy string</dfn> may be
+ inserted into the DOCTYPE (in the position defined above). This
+ string must consist of:</p>
+
+ <ol class="brief">
+ <li>One or more <span title="space character">space characters</span>.</li>
+ <li>A U+0050 LATIN CAPITAL LETTER P or U+0070 LATIN SMALL LETTER P character.</li>
+ <li>A U+0055 LATIN CAPITAL LETTER U or U+0075 LATIN SMALL LETTER U character.</li>
+ <li>A U+0042 LATIN CAPITAL LETTER B or U+0062 LATIN SMALL LETTER B character.</li>
+ <li>A U+004C LATIN CAPITAL LETTER L or U+006C LATIN SMALL LETTER L character.</li>
+ <li>A U+0049 LATIN CAPITAL LETTER I or U+0069 LATIN SMALL LETTER I character.</li>
+ <li>A U+0043 LATIN CAPITAL LETTER C or U+0063 LATIN SMALL LETTER C character.</li>
+ <li>One or more <span title="space character">space characters</span>.</li>
+ <li>A U+0022 QUOTATION MARK or U+0027 APOSTROPHE character.</li>
+ <li>The literal string "<code titel="">XSLT-generated</code>".</li>
+ <li>The same character as in item 8 (a matching U+0022 QUOTATION MARK or U+0027 APOSTROPHE character).</li>
+ </ol>
+
+ <p class="note">In other words, <code>&lt;!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC
+ "XSLT-generated"></code> or <code>&lt;!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC
+ 'XSLT-generated'></code>, case-insensitively except for the bit in
+ quotes.</p>
+
+ <p>The <span>DOCTYPE legacy string</span> should not be used unless
+ the document is generated from XSLT.</p>
+
+
<h4>Elements</h4>
@@ -46589,14 +46618,15 @@ interface <dfn>MessageChannel</dfn> {
<p>If the DOCTYPE token's <code title="">name</code> is not an
<span>ASCII case-insensitive</span> match for the string "<code
- title="">HTML</code>", or if the token's public identifier is not
- missing, or if the token's system identifier is not missing, then
- there is a <span>parse error</span>. Conformance checkers may,
- instead of reporting this error, switch to a conformance checking
- mode for another language (e.g. based on the DOCTYPE token a
- conformance checker could recognize that the document is an
- HTML4-era document, and defer to an HTML4 conformance
- checker.)</p>
+ title="">HTML</code>", or if the token's public identifier is
+ neither missing nor equal to the string
+ "<code>XSLT-generated</code>", or if the token's system identifier
+ is not missing, then there is a <span>parse
+ error</span>. Conformance checkers may, instead of reporting this
+ error, switch to a conformance checking mode for another language
+ (e.g. based on the DOCTYPE token a conformance checker could
+ recognize that the document is an HTML4-era document, and defer to
+ an HTML4 conformance checker.)</p>
<p>Append a <code>DocumentType</code> node to the
<code>Document</code> node, with the <code title="">name</code>

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