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[whatwg] text/html flavor conformance checkers and <foo />

From: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Date: Mon, 25 Apr 2005 22:46:45 +0300
Message-ID: <6999888fe81645cb9750235153c271d3@iki.fi>
What should text/html flavor conformance checkers say about <foo />?

Silently treat as <foo>> as per SGML?
Silently treat as <foo> as per real world?
Report a warning?
Report an error?

What about <foo/>?

I am leaning towards reporting an error.

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Henri Sivonen
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Received on Monday, 25 April 2005 12:46:45 UTC

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