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RE: empty tags not closed with Tidy ?

From: Chris Harris (CW) <chris.harris@cwfi.co.fk>
Date: Fri, 18 Jul 2003 08:25:25 -0400
To: "'Fabrice Estievenart'" <fe@cetic.be>, <html-tidy@w3.org>
Message-ID: <001001c34d27$ab591070$150a0a0a@chris>

<br/> and others for example <hr /> are correct XHTML tags and therefore
should not be removed.

An empty tag in HTML would be <br> in XHTML it is simply closed with <br />

CJH

-----Original Message-----
From: html-tidy-request@w3.org [mailto:html-tidy-request@w3.org]On
Behalf Of Fabrice Estievenart
Sent: 18 July 2003 4:26 AM
To: html-tidy@w3.org
Subject: empty tags not closed with Tidy ?



Hello,

Why Tidy do not close empty tags (such as <br/>) as it is precisely defined
in the XHTML 1.0 Recommendations (http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/#h-4.6) ???

How can i do to enable that functionnality ?

thx,

Fabrice
Received on Friday, 18 July 2003 08:26:03 UTC

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