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[whatwg] Handling </br> in the "after head" insertion mode

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 04 Dec 2008 11:54:22 +0100
Message-ID: <op.ulmwkwdv64w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>
On Thu, 04 Dec 2008 11:51:05 +0100, timeless <timeless at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 4, 2008 at 12:34 PM, Tommy Thorsen <tommy at kvaleberg.com>  
> wrote:
>> This matches Internet Explorer and Opera, but not Firefox and Safari.  
>> Then
>> again, it looks like Firefox and Safari ignore all </br> tags.
> if we're both able to get away with ignoring all </br> tags, wouldn't
> the ideal forward path be to make always ignored?

Firefox and Safari do not ignore it in quirks mode. I rather keep the  
amount of differences between quirks and standards mode to a minimum (by  
doing what Opera and Internet Explorer do) than increase it.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Thursday, 4 December 2008 02:54:22 UTC

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