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Re: Not compliant XHTML MS tests.

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Fri, 04 Apr 2008 10:04:06 -0700
Message-ID: <47F65F86.9030702@inkedblade.net>
To: Arron Eicholz <Arron.Eicholz@microsoft.com>
CC: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>, Robert Stam <robert@tallcomponents.com>, "public-css-testsuite@w3.org" <public-css-testsuite@w3.org>

Arron Eicholz wrote:
> Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> 
>>> I agree that cases should validate but there are some exceptions.
>> When
>>> the case is flagged HTMLonly it doesn't necessarily have to validate
>> as
>>> XHTML does it? Those cases might not validate for XHTML. There could
>> be
>>> all sorts of deprecated attributes and tags in there that might not
>>> allow XHTML to validate but would be perfectly fine in HTML.
>> HTML and XHTML share the same vocabulary, so I don't think that's true.
> 
> XHTML does not support the 'nowrap' attribute on the 'td' tag. This
> case is specifically called out in the whitespace section of the
> CSS spec and this is one case that will not validate as XHTML. I'm
> sure there are others but this is one that I know isn't valid in XHTML.

Then make it at least be well-formed XML.

~fantasai
Received on Friday, 4 April 2008 17:04:44 GMT

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