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Re: Syntax: omitting <html> when it's followed by whitespace

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Fri, 23 May 2008 08:21:20 +0000 (UTC)
To: Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com>
Cc: public-html <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0805230821150.12911@hixie.dreamhostps.com>

On Sat, 5 Apr 2008, Simon Pieters wrote:
> 
> Syntax, optional tags:
> 
> "An html element's start tag may be omitted if the first thing inside 
> the html element is not a space character or a comment."
> 
> The parser changed to drop space characters after <html>, and so the 
> <html> tag should be allowed to be omitted even if the first thing 
> inside the html element is a space character.

Fixed.

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