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Re: Bugs/suggestions

From: Michael Nahrath <subotnik@gmx.de>
Date: Tue, 15 Feb 2000 12:25:08 +0100
To: "'html-tidy@w3.org'" <html-tidy@w3.org>
Message-ID: <B4CEF61B.118C%subotnik@gmx.de>
Parsons, Rick <rick.parsons@eds.com> schrieb am 15.02.2000 10:33 :

> I think that perhaps a fundamental problem highlighted by this posting and
> some others of recent weeks is that tidy is getting schizophrenic.
> It is not sure whether it is a
> Pretty-lister
          this is a secondary effect of parsing and re-layouting the HTML
> HTML validator
        definiteley not, a "validator" only uses the DTD by SGNL-rules
        nothing less, nothing more
        TIDY is a "checker" (quite a good one).
> HTML corrector
        Yea, that's great!
> Standards evangelist
        I hope so, otherwise it would be useless.
> CSS generator
        In many cases not advisable.
        It can not bring back stucture to presentational markup
> Slide show presenter
        IMHO this is just a gag and might be done better with other tools.

I agree with you that new and more features have least priority behind
stability and reliability.
Maybe they should rather be started in seperate programs.

Greeting, Michi
Received on Tuesday, 15 February 2000 06:25:26 UTC

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