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Re: Macromedia DreamWeaver 4 Evaluation

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 18 May 2001 14:08:48 -0400 (EDT)
To: Masayasu Ishikawa <mimasa@w3.org>
cc: <w3c-wai-au@w3.org>, <smorrow@macromedia.com>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.30.0105181407580.8720-100000@tux.w3.org>
Aah. Thanks.

(So the answer is that it needs the "addDoctype" extension to produce valid
documents.)

cheers

Charles

On Sat, 19 May 2001, Masayasu Ishikawa wrote:

  Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org> wrote:

  > In order to produce valid HTML 4 Dreamweaver needs to have the "add Doctype"
  > extension - without a doctype declared the only HTML spec that can be validly
  > met is HTML 2.

  That's common misunderstanding.  HTML 2.0 specification [1] does
  require conforming documents to start with a DOCTYPE declaration.
[explanantion]
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