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Re: Tidy suppressed my html, head and body tags

From: Dave Raggett <dsr@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 28 Mar 2000 18:25:58 +0100 (GMT Daylight Time)
To: DINH Frederic <frederic.dinh@ffv.fr>
cc: html-tidy@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.WNT.4.10.10003281822121.-462379@hazel.hpl.hp.com>
On Fri, 24 Mar 2000, DINH Frederic wrote:

> 
> Bonjour everyone,
> 
> I know we have badly (horribly) written files on our website
> http://www.ffv.fr/
> 
> Occasionnaly, I tidy up some of them. But on the last one, Tidy
> (included in HTML Kit build 288) stripped the HTML, HEAD and BODY
> tags. Wow. I know the body tag has a bad link attribute, but is it
> normal that Tidy suppressed the whole tag?
> 
> The file can be found at : 
>     http://asso.ffv.fr/apprendre/app_form_new.html

The file has a mangled body start tag which ends as:

    linkfc2">

rather than something like:

    link="#273FC2">

This means that Tidy gets confused. It recovered fine on my
development version.

Regards,

-- Dave Raggett <dsr@w3.org> http://www.w3.org/People/Raggett
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