BOM inside tokens
brendan at mozilla.org
Wed Jul 16 15:00:46 PDT 2008
Latest news in the bug:
"So MSIE simply treats BOM as a whitespace for the purpose of
suggests to do this in SM to fix the bug: treat BOM as one of Unicode
whitespace characters in the scanner avoiding any character skipping or
So no security issues with stripping. Another triumph of de-facto
standard over de-jure.
Pratap got this into ES3.1 drafts already.
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