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Re: Configuration question (repost)

From: Huw Wyn Jones <huw@pioden.net>
Date: Tue, 12 Apr 2005 15:44:49 +0100
Message-ID: <425BDEE1.6090601@pioden.net>
To: html-tidy@w3.org

Arnaud Desitter wrote:

> Please keep posting to the list.

Sorry. I hit reply and that usually sends to the list (on everything 
else I'm subscribed to).  

> formatting is not "crap". http://tidy.sf.net/feature/1069617 may be 
> related.
> Feel free to add comment to that feature request or open a new one.
> I do not think there is an option to drop style and class attributes 
> although
> it would not be very hard to add one.

I quote from the documentation. Word-2000 - "This option specifies if 
Tidy should go to great pains to strip out all the surplus stuff 
Microsoft Word 2000 inserts when you save Word documents as "Web pages".

I reckon most people would consider <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt 36pt;" 
class="MsoNormal"> to be surplus !! I was hoping that Tidy would get rid 
of all that stuff.

My original question was concerning configuration - is there anything 
more I can do with Tidy to get rid of the surplus Word stuff ? Am I 
making a mistake with my config file ? Have I missed something ?

TIA

Huw
Received on Tuesday, 12 April 2005 14:45:17 UTC

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