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Re: [XHTML2] CITELANG, TITLELANG attributes

From: Trejkaz Xaoza <trejkaz@xaoza.net>
Date: Fri, 30 Jul 2004 08:41:44 +1000
To: www-html@w3.org
Message-Id: <200407300841.44258.trejkaz@xaoza.net>

On Fri, 30 Jul 2004 07:41, you wrote:
> > It has been argued that the UA should bail out and not render an invalid
> > document, especially as XHTML is an XML application.
>
> But the XHTML spec doesn't require this -- it only requires wellformedness
> checking.

Oh great.  So regardless of what gets specified, we will still get people 
using random tag soup instead of valid XHTML, thanks to the browsers 
following a spec which says they're allowed to render invalid documents.

TX

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