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Re: HDP: Revised "Support Existing Content" Principle

From: j.j. <moz@jeka.info>
Date: Tue, 18 Sep 2007 07:19:39 +0000
Message-ID: <20070918042350.y8x32r4jlwg0o00s@www.hosting-agency.de>
To: Marghanita da Cruz <marghanita@ramin.com.au>
Cc: public-html@w3.org


Marghanita da Cruz <marghanita@ramin.com.au>: hodd gsachd:

> My tests with the w3c compliance indicates that the quotes are required for a
> tick/greenlight on conformance with 4.01 however, browsers degrade
> gracefully if
> they are not present.

Nice green bar here:
<http://validator.w3.org/check?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fjeka.info%2Ftest%2Fyyy.html&charset=(detect+automatically)&doctype=Inline&ss=1&group=1>

SGML (and therefore HTML4) requires quotes for some characters like  
"/" and not for others like "." .
This kind of inconsistency is HTML5 going to stop.

j.j.
Received on Tuesday, 18 September 2007 07:22:01 GMT

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