Re: <IMAGE>? <TT> == <I>? toHell(NS)

Carl Morris (msftrncs@htcnet.com)
Tue, 29 Oct 1996 12:47:27 -0600


Message-Id: <199610291853.MAA13730@inet.htcnet.com>
From: "Carl Morris" <msftrncs@htcnet.com>
To: "David Perrell" <davidp@earthlink.net>
Cc: "WWW HTML List" <www-html@w3.org>
Subject: Re: <IMAGE>? <TT> == <I>? toHell(NS)
Date: Tue, 29 Oct 1996 12:47:27 -0600


| If possible (and it is), I would expect parts of this sentence to be
| rendered as <I>italic proportional <TT>italic monospaced and </I>
| regular monospaced</TT>. Is NSN "guessing" I made a mistake when it
| renders everything from <I> to </TT> in italic proportional?

No its not, a good parser would take that as:

<I>italic proportional <TT>italic monospaced and </TT></I> regular
monospaced<!-- /TT error -->

This is because I think SGML is order dependant, but if its not, please
tell me what says it isn't...