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

From: Arnaud Desitter <arnaud.desitter@ouce.ox.ac.uk>
Date: Thu, 10 Mar 2005 11:37:15 -0000
Message-ID: <002501c52565$8236ef10$d92601a3@ouce.ox.ac.uk>
To: "Bjoern Hoehrmann" <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Cc: <html-tidy@w3.org>

Now, it is http://tidy.sf.net/bug/1160584

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Bjoern Hoehrmann" <derhoermi@gmx.net>
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Sent: Thursday, March 10, 2005 11:24 AM
Subject: Re: Strange results with "HTML Validator ( based on Tidy )"


>
> * 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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