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Re: cHTML to xHTML basic conversion

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Tue, 17 Jul 2001 14:12:05 +0200
To: "Aten, R.M." <R.M.Aten@kpn.com>
Cc: "'www-html@w3.org'" <www-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <um88ltcs61b9gsvh4mo94a03in8fsv4pmm@4ax.com>
* Aten, R.M. wrote:
>I am looking for a tool that will convert HTML (or cHTML) content to xHTML
>basic. I tried HTML Tidy, but the result is only xHTML transitional
>compatible and I really need xHTML basic.

What to you mean by "convert"? Just fix document type declaration and
change the syntax or do you want Tidy to discard all elements /
attributes not supported by XHTML Basic? I'm currently implementing
rudimentary support for XHTML 1.1 and XHTML Basic into HTML Tidy, so
it'd be a good time to submit a feature request at


HTML Tidy is currently maintained at


>I am also looking for a xHTML basic validator.

Try http://www.htmlhelp.com/tools/validator/ or any XML Validator,
http://www.elcel.com/ provides a very nice one, see
http://www.xmlsoftware.com/ for more XML software.
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