W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-html@w3.org > May 2007

Re: Cleaning House

From: David Woolley <forums@david-woolley.me.uk>
Date: Thu, 03 May 2007 07:54:37 +0100
Message-ID: <4639872D.2060000@david-woolley.me.uk>
To: www-html@w3.org

David Woolley wrote:

> These days with DOMs, and XML libraries that serialise to HTML, it just 
> needs one parser to implement the full error recovery rules and allow 
> the internal DOM to be written.

I believe that HTML Tidy does try to fix up presentational and 
proprietary markup, but the rest of my suggestions only really handle 
syntactical and lexical violations.  Fixing up presentational markup 
properly requires a lot of cooperation from the author, otherwise you 
get DIV/SPAN only HTML.
Received on Thursday, 3 May 2007 06:54:59 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0+W3C-0.50 : Tuesday, 27 March 2012 18:16:10 GMT