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Re: ISSUE-54: doctype-legacy-compat

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 16 Jan 2009 13:21:06 +0100
To: "Sam Ruby" <rubys@us.ibm.com>, "Jirka Kosek" <jirka@kosek.cz>
Cc: "HTML WG" <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.unum9ghq64w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>

On Fri, 16 Jan 2009 13:14:39 +0100, Sam Ruby <rubys@us.ibm.com> wrote:
> The following string is the smallest and simplest string that will  
> trigger
> standards compatibility mode in all browsers (there was some confusion  
> over this, but that was resolved[5]) and can be produced by all known  
> tools.
>
> <!DOCTYPE html "">

I think you mean <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC ""> as what you mention triggers  
quirks mode in e.g. Firefox and is not well-formed XML.


> [5] http://krijnhoetmer.nl/irc-logs/html-wg/20090108#l-843


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Anne van Kesteren
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