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Re: observing HTML rules when converting to XML

From: Piotr Banski <bansp@venus.ci.uw.edu.pl>
Date: Wed, 5 Feb 2003 12:05:36 +0100 (CET)
To: Rijk van Geijtenbeek <rijk@opera.com>
cc: HTML-tidy list <html-tidy@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0302051158220.7979-100000@venus.ci.uw.edu.pl>

On Wed, 5 Feb 2003, Rijk van Geijtenbeek wrote:
> > not relocating markup
> > in HTML->XML translation still seems a plausible config option to me.
> Unless I'm mistaken, Tidy translates HTML to XHTML, which has a defined 
> syntax and vocabulary. It is not a generic XML tool.

I may have got confused by the existence of two config options:
"output-xhtml" and "output-xml". If they mean the same then indeed I've
been wrong from the beginning. I tried to explain my point more fully at 


but it's possibly just rubbish.


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