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[Bug 16066] Use of single solidus character on void elements. Almost all void elements used in the examples throughout the HTML5 specification have no closing single solidus character. In the Start tags section (8.1.2.1) it states that its use has no effect on void e

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Date: Wed, 22 Feb 2012 18:21:12 +0000
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https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=16066

Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com> changed:

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--- Comment #1 from Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com> 2012-02-22 18:21:11 UTC ---
The self-closing slash is an XML-ism that has no effect on HTML.  I don't
understand what we'd be "setting an example" for by using it in more examples.

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