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Re: New TAG issue: TagSoupIntegration-54

From: L. David Baron <dbaron@dbaron.org>
Date: Thu, 2 Nov 2006 12:54:44 -0800
To: www-tag@w3.org
Message-ID: <20061102205444.GA1498@ridley.dbaron.org>
On Thursday 2006-11-02 14:34 -0600, Dan Connolly wrote:
> On Thu, 2006-11-02 at 20:50 +0100, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> > On Wed, 01 Nov 2006 17:12:11 +0100, Norman Walsh <Norman.Walsh@Sun.COM>  
> > wrote:
> > > This is the direction my thoughts have been going as well. I believe
> > > all the major browsers expose the HTML that they are displaying as a
> > > DOM tree for scripting and styling. The DOM tree, by its very nature,
> > > is well formed, so each browser is, in fact, employing some algorithm
> > > for converting tag soup into a tree.
> > 
> > This is at least not true for Internet Explorer.

> Can you help me find one that shows IE exhibiting this
> non-tree behavior?

See http://ln.hixie.ch/?start=1138169545&count=1 .

(http://ln.hixie.ch/?start=1137740632&count=1 may also be of
interest.)

-David

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L. David Baron                                <URL: http://dbaron.org/ >
           Technical Lead, Layout & CSS, Mozilla Corporation

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