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Re: Strange results with "HTML Validator ( based on Tidy )"

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Thu, 10 Mar 2005 12:24:18 +0100
To: "Arnaud Desitter" <arnaud.desitter@ouce.ox.ac.uk>
Cc: <html-tidy@w3.org>
Message-ID: <42362e49.123958140@smtp.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>

* Arnaud Desitter wrote:
>> In HTML this is allowed. Note, though, that Tidy silently corrects many
>> (real) errors like missing quote marks, etc., you cannot relaibly use it
>> to check whether a document conforms to the HTML/XHTML specifications.
>> See http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/appendix/notes.html#h-B.3.7 for why this
>> is allowed.
>
>The documents of the original bug report were declared as xthml 1.1. Does 
>the rule above still apply ?

It's allowed in HTML, not in XHTML of course.
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