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Re: Legacy Doctype and Doctype Versioning

From: Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>
Date: Wed, 20 Jan 2010 01:43:37 +0100
Message-ID: <4B5651B9.1080404@lachy.id.au>
To: Larry Masinter <masinter@adobe.com>
Cc: "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>
Larry Masinter wrote:
> Are there documents that are conforming to HTML 4.01 but are also "quirks mode"?

Yes.  From the spec, these two trigger quirks mode:

*  The system identifier is missing and the public identifier starts 
with: "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Frameset//"
* The system identifier is missing and the public identifier starts 
with: "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Transitional//"

http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/#dfnReturnLink-6

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Lachlan Hunt - Opera Software
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