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RE: tidy4aug00 update

From: Sebastian Lange <lange@cyperfection.de>
Date: Fri, 11 Aug 2000 10:54:09 +0200
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At 01:15 11.08.2000 -0400, Jelks Cabaniss wrote:
>Sebastian Lange wrote:
> > If "indent-SYSTEM-id: yes", should it look like (a) or like (b)?
> >
> > (a)
> > <!DOCTYPE HTML
> >          PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 3.2//EN">
> > <!DOCTYPE html
> >          PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
> >          "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">
> >
> > (b)
> > <!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 3.2//EN">
> > <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
> >          "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">
>
>The second one.  For the first, you'd probably want something like
>"indent-PUBLIC-id" ...

You're right, of course. I actually think now that my first suggestion 
didn't make much sense.

>Does that CGI at your site post-process Tidy's output?

Yes. All the options on blue background are performed by regular 
expressions on tidy's output. All the options on grey background are passed 
to Tidy. I find this a very convenient way to quickly fix certain issues, 
especially since my knowledge of C is way under what I would like it to be.

My favourite configuration for creating XHTML documents is this:
http://www.sl-chat.de/Tidy/?spaces-to-tabs=yes&fix-indent-auto=yes&indent-SYSTEM-id=yes&tidy-mark=no&wrap=0&literal-attributes=yes&indent=auto&indent-spaces=4&output-xhtml=yes&char-encoding=latin1&quote-marks=yes&clean=yes&logical-emphasis=yes&enclose-text=yes



--
Sebastian Lange
http://www.sl-chat.de/
Maybe the first chat site that validates as HTML
4.0 even though user input may contain HTML codes.

Courtesy to Dave Raggett's HTML Tidy:
http://www.w3.org/People/Raggett/tidy/

Tidy your documents ONLINE:
http://www.sl-chat.de/Tidy/
Received on Friday, 11 August 2000 06:03:40 GMT

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