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RE: TIDY doesn't handle asp scripts correctly...instead it misinterprets them

From: Bertilo Wennergren <bertilow@hem.passagen.se>
Date: Tue, 22 Aug 2000 17:44:02 +0200
To: <html-tidy@w3.org>
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Sebastian Lange:

> You should not change all your hrefs because of Tidy, you should 
> change all your hrefs because they are invalid HTML.
> The argument "everyone did it false ever since, why should I do it right 
> now" is simply answered by "right is right and false is false".

I'd put it a bit differently: If you want to produce invalid HTML,
HTML that does not follow the rules, then Tidy is not the tool for
you. Tidy exists to correct bad HTML, not to produce it. Look for
HTMLUnTidy somewhere...

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                          Bertilo Wennergren
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                      <bertilow@hem.passagen.se>
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