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(unknown charset) Re: Doctypes with "[" after public identifier

From: (unknown charset) Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Date: Fri, 19 Feb 2010 18:10:39 +0100
To: (unknown charset) Philip Taylor <pjt47@cam.ac.uk>
Cc: (unknown charset) Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>, "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20100219181039269061.19ed4616@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Leif Halvard Silli, Fri, 19 Feb 2010 18:02:44 +0100:
>  In a summary, for HTML4.01 doctypes:

That was meant to be "for HTML4.0 doctypes".

> (A) For the quirks-mode triggering transitional doctype above, then 
> HTML5 enabled Firefox is in "double quirks mode" because of the [], 
> whereas in legacy Firefox the presence of [] untriggers quirksmode.
> 
> (B) For the non-quirks triggering strict doctype of my test page [*], 
> then HTML5 enabled Firefox triggers quirks mode whenever there is a [], 
> whereas legacy Firefox is in "double non-quirks mode" - since both the 
> doctype and the [] causes non-quirks mode.
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leif halvard silli
Received on Friday, 19 February 2010 17:11:19 GMT

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