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Re: Cleaning House

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Thu, 3 May 2007 00:22:25 +0000 (UTC)
To: Jim Jewett <jimjjewett@gmail.com>
Cc: David Woolley <forums@david-woolley.me.uk>, www-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0705030009490.6361@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Wed, 2 May 2007, Jim Jewett wrote:
> > 
> > So to clarify, what you are asking for is the removal of the feature 
> > defined in HTML4 which allows certain tags to be omitted in certain 
> > unambiguous situations?
> 
> Yes.
> 
> And if that is too radical, at least reduce the number of such permitted 
> omissions.

Could you elaborate on why you think that it is bad to have tags be 
omitted?

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