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Re: error for meta element in xhtml-meta-1.mod?

From: Shane McCarron <shane@aptest.com>
Date: Thu, 11 Oct 2007 06:43:55 -0500
Message-ID: <470E0C7B.7000501@aptest.com>
To: olivier Thereaux <ot@w3.org>
CC: W3C RDFa task force <public-rdf-in-xhtml-tf@w3.org>, XHTML WG <public-xhtml2@w3.org>

No - the RDFa task force decided that it was in appropriate to extend 
the content model of meta for backward compatibility reasons.  See 
http://www.w3.org/MarkUp/Drafts#rdfa-syntax for a reference to the most 
recent spec.

olivier Thereaux wrote:
>
> Hello,
>
> I was testing the validation of
> http://qa-dev.w3.org/wmvs/HEAD/dev/tests/xhtml_rdfa.xhtml
> and the validator yielded errors about the end tag for meta.
>
> Checking around a little, I found that:
> http://www.w3.org/MarkUp/DTD/xhtml-meta-1.mod
> has
> <!ENTITY % meta.content  "EMPTY" >
> which sounds wrong (?).
>
> Regards,

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