Opened 4 years ago

Closed 4 years ago

#479 closed defect (fixed)

Character names like 'xbeef' can be read two ways

Reported by: cowan Owned by: alexshinn
Priority: major Milestone:
Component: WG1 - Core Keywords:
Cc:

Description (last modified by cowan)

In the draft as written, implementations are permitted to add new character names such as #\xbeef; that can also be read as hexadecimal character references.

This issue was raised in an internal review by Alexey Radul. WG1 is considering this issue; no objection has been raised so far. This may be handled editorially.

Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed 4 years ago by cowan

  • Description modified (diff)
  • Summary changed from In the draft as written, implementations are permitted to add new character names such as `#\xbeef;` that can also be read as hexadecimal character references. to Character names like 'xbeef' can be read two ways

comment:2 Changed 4 years ago by cowan

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed

Closed as editorial.

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