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Re: Updated DOCTYPE versioning change proposal (ISSUE-4)

From: Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Date: Wed, 17 Feb 2010 15:29:51 +0100
To: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Cc: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>, Toby Inkster <tai@g5n.co.uk>, Larry Masinter <masinter@adobe.com>, "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20100217152951291213.28ec8601@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Henri Sivonen, Wed, 17 Feb 2010 15:59:48 +0200:
> On Feb 17, 2010, at 15:47, Leif Halvard Silli wrote:
> 
>> And until now I believed that anything that triggered strict parsing 
>> up until now, would continue to do so.
> 
> There are simpler cases that show your belief wasn't true:
> <!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 3.2 Final//FR">
> 
> 
http://hsivonen.iki.fi/doctype/test-quirks.php?doctype=<!DOCTYPE+HTML+PUBLIC+"-%2F%2FW3C%2F%2FDTD+HTML+3.2+Final%2F%2FFR">

My belief is shared: 
http://www.w3.org/mid/685C7306-C689-4A04-8987-05670EF3B053@apple.com

What is the purpose of starting to treat that DOCTYPE as a quirks mode 
trigger?
-- 
leif halvard silli
Received on Wednesday, 17 February 2010 14:30:26 GMT

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