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Re: [CSS21] Test Suite

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Sat, 24 Jul 2004 12:41:34 +0000 (UTC)
To: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Cc: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>, www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.58.0407241240200.6726@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Fri, 23 Jul 2004, Chris Lilley wrote:
> Excellent. I believe that is the best way. although, its tough on people
> who make conformant valid XHTML 1.0 Transitional docs (and serve them as
> text/html so that Win/IE can display them).

Those used to be handled in strict mode by Mozilla. Sadly the overwhelming
majority of authors who write XHTML1 Transitional documents are actually
expecting their document to be rendered with all of IE6's bugs, which is
why Mozilla now uses Quirks mode on those documents.

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