Re: why TITLE, not TITLE?

Paul Prescod (papresco@calum.csclub.uwaterloo.ca)
Fri, 09 May 1997 11:51:41 -0400


Message-ID: <3373480D.70C248E6@calum.csclub.uwaterloo.ca>
Date: Fri, 09 May 1997 11:51:41 -0400
From: Paul Prescod <papresco@calum.csclub.uwaterloo.ca>
To: www-html@w3.org
Subject: Re: why TITLE, not TITLE?

Stephanos Piperoglou wrote:
> This is where your problem is, Chad: user agents should be very lenient in
> what they accept. The DTD has nothing to do with what a browser would
> recognise. A good HTML viewer should be EXTREMELY fault tolerant. The whole
> philosophy is being strict with what you serve and lenient with what you
> accept. It is the author's responsibility to follow the rules when writing a
> document.

Since browsers tend to be used as part of the authoring
process, they should also support validation and error reporting.

 Paul Prescod