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Re: [html] Elements within "title"?

From: Philip Taylor (Webmaster) <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
Date: Tue, 27 Feb 2007 14:42:35 +0000
Message-ID: <45E4435B.6060806@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
To: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
CC: "Jukka K.Korpela" <jkorpela@cs.tut.fi>, www-html@w3.org, help-whatwg.org@lists.whatwg.org



Henri Sivonen wrote:
> 
> On Feb 27, 2007, at 13:44, Jukka K. Korpela wrote:

>> They are already completely incompatible, except in the trickery sense 
>> that you can masquerade XHTML 1.0 so that it will be eaten by existing 
>> browsers as the tag soup HTML that they can process.
> 
> I think he meant the serializability of conforming XHTML document trees 
> as HTML.

Whereas I think he meant the serving of XHTML 1.0 as HTML,
yet requiring browsers to /ignore/ the HTML semantics of
(e.g.) <META ... /> and to continue parsing further content
as HEAD matter, even though the "/>" has terminated the HEAD region.

Philip Taylor
Received on Tuesday, 27 February 2007 14:43:20 GMT

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