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RE: Tidy (oct22) failed to parse comments

From: Randy Waki <rwaki@sunscreen.whizbang.com>
Date: Sat, 20 Nov 1999 17:47:32 -0700
To: "Dave Raggett" <dsr@w3.org>
Cc: <html-tidy@w3.org>
Message-ID: <000101bf33b9$fe9f6ad0$28eee13f@whizbang.com>
On Sat, 20 Nov 20 1999, Randy Waki wrote:

> For XML, Tidy could fix consecutive hyphens by examining the characters
> between the <!-- and the --> and replacing the first, third, etc. hyphen
> with a space and also replacing any trailing hyphen with a space.

Sorry, poorly worded. Make that:

For XML, Tidy could fix comments by examining the characters between the
<!-- and the -->. In runs of two or more consecutive hyphens, replace every
other hyphen with a space. If the last character is a hyphen, replace it
with a space.

Randy
Received on Saturday, 20 November 1999 19:49:25 GMT

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