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Re: DogFood (and inline/block constraints)

From: David Carlisle <davidc@nag.co.uk>
Date: Thu, 13 Dec 2007 16:53:00 GMT
Message-Id: <200712131653.lBDGr0w0011168@edinburgh.nag.co.uk>
To: simonp@opera.com
Cc: public-html@w3.org


> (Do you mean if the parser isn't fixed?)

I meant if the parser is unchangeable.


> Making changes to the HTML parser is very risky for browser vendors.

Yes, I can believe that, and as I say I am happy (or at least willing)
to defer to the implementation experience of others.

>  Even  
> seemingly innocent changes like e.g. not dropping whitespace before <head>  
> [1] can break sites. Making blocks not close Ps is not only risky, it is  
> pretty much guaranteed to break many sites.

Ok then, so p is stuck as it is, just don't break div to match!

David

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