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Re: [whatwg] Parsing the string <html>

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 2 Aug 2013 17:18:03 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDC=eZr=iE_pStwMrUiCRiC4aTrzZYrHw5QMYk9fOOCfBw@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Mohammad Al Houssami (Alumni)" <mha53@mail.aub.edu>
Cc: "whatwg@whatwg.org" <whatwg@whatwg.org>, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
On Fri, Aug 2, 2013 at 5:08 PM, Mohammad Al Houssami (Alumni)
<mha53@mail.aub.edu> wrote:
> That is totally correct. But are the head and body elements added to the document? So basically when we stop parsing the document should only have the html element is that correct?

No, the spec clearly says "Insert an HTML element..." for those as you
trace through the parsing.

~TJ
Received on Saturday, 3 August 2013 00:18:50 UTC

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