Date: Fri, 10 Mar 1995 16:22:42 --100 From: email@example.com (Maurizio Codogno) Message-Id: <9503101522.AA11908@beatles.cselt.stet.it> To: firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: Re: Browsers and syntax errors % From: Steinar Bang <email@example.com> % % > Making the browsers tolerant is essential. Otherwise they would fail % > on all sorts of unexpected bugs in automated scripts. Synthesising % > correct HTML all the time is very tricky. % % Depends on what you mean by tolerant. What I was referring to is the % practice of quitely glossing over markup errors (such as missing % closing quotes in attribute literal values), even at the cost of % misinterpreting correct HTML. This is *bad* *bad* *bad*! I found out that lynx is very untolerant, so I use it to spot errors in my pages :-) ciao, .mau.