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Re: addendum to <BASE> & www.aok.de

From: Fred Bone <fred.bone@dial.pipex.com>
Date: Mon, 17 Jul 2000 23:07:12 +0100
To: html-tidy@w3.org
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On 17 Jul 2000, at 17:40, Sebastian Lange wrote:

> so please find attached the file that I sent to tidy, if you want to try 
> and reproduce the problems...

Are you sure that the <BASE> was not added by Netscape? When I view 
the page using Opera, there's nothing before the <HTML>.

Anyway, the file you attached has <BASE> not even within <HTML>. 
Given that, I don't think you can criticise Tidy for failing to 
produce the "right" rearrangement. I haven't tried, for example, 
starting a document
 <H1>First heading</H1>
but I wouldn't complain at whatever Tidy made of it. 

Garbage in, garbage out!

.. FB
Received on Monday, 17 July 2000 18:07:33 UTC

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