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From: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
Date: Thu, 29 Jul 2004 22:40:26 +0100 (BST)
Message-Id: <200407292140.i6TLeQP01071@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
To: www-html@w3.org

> It has been argued that the UA should bail out and not render an 
> invalid document, especially as XHTML is an XML application. Couldn't 

That assumes a validating parser.  The main part of the dicsussion 
was about well-formedness.

> this be the case even when DOM manipulation make the construction 
> invalid?

I wouldn't have thought DOM manimpulation could violate well-formedness
as it doesn't work on tags, but rather on the parse tree itself.
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