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Re: some technical thoughts about incremental improvements to forms

From: Doug Schepers <doug.schepers@vectoreal.com>
Date: Mon, 04 Sep 2006 19:31:48 -0400
Message-ID: <44FCB764.8020800@vectoreal.com>
To: Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>
Cc: Dave Raggett <dsr@w3.org>, www-forms@w3.org

Hi, Lachlan-

Lachlan Hunt wrote:
> 
> Dave Raggett wrote:
>>>> Internet Explorer honors the /> syntax for empty elements whereas 
>>>> Firefox and Opera, for instance, do not.
>>>
>>> IE only honours that for its non-standard, pseudo-XML nonsense known 
>>> as XML Data Islands.
>>
>> My tests used well formed XHTML together with non-html elements,
> 
> What tests?  My tests clearly show it doesn't.  View this in IE.
> 
> http://software.hixie.ch/utilities/js/live-dom-viewer/?%3C%21DOCTYPE%20html%3E%0D%0A%3Cdiv/%3Ediv%0D%0A%3Cp/%3Ep%0D%0A%3Cul%3E%3Cli/%3Eli%3C/ul%3E 

Could you please tell us what your example is meant to illustrate?

Thanks-
-Doug
Received on Monday, 4 September 2006 23:32:08 GMT

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