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Re: Tidy becomes less forgiving

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Thu, 13 Sep 2001 15:05:18 +0200
To: "Patrick Lok" <plok@inktomi.com>
Cc: html-tidy@w3.org
Message-ID: <n9a1qtkfu4b73n0aiika676q966mjdc5ca@4ax.com>
* Patrick Lok wrote:
>I downloaded the tidy source code on Sep 1st and I've found that the code 
>that I downloaded is less forgiving than the official release of tidy 4th 
>Aug 2000.
>I've attached 2 of the files that have been rejected by the new tidy but 
>cleaned up by the old tidy.

There aren't any files attached to you mail, at least I didn't get them.

>Is there any reason why the development team had made tidy tighter or less 

Depends on the cases, in general, the current Tidy should be more
forgiving than the 04 Aug 2000 release.

>It would be nice for tidy to be more flexible and take as much document as 

Well, there are cases where Tidy can not correctly guess what the author
really intended.
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