Re: html-mode.el update

Dan Connolly (
Fri, 20 Nov 92 20:42:40 CST

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To: (Marc Andreessen)
Subject: Re: html-mode.el update 
In-Reply-To: Your message of "Fri, 20 Nov 92 20:35:33 PST."
Date: Fri, 20 Nov 92 20:42:40 CST
From: Dan Connolly <>

>Quotes around HREF filenames break Midaswww at the moment.  Tony, is
>it possible to fix that really quickly?

The Midaswww SGML parser is pretty far off the beaten path. It shouldn't
be hard to fix (maybe I'll do it this weekend).

>  (Assuming there's a consensus
>that HREF's should be quoted; the existing HTML I've seen doesn't do

That doesn't make it right! I'm trying to stamp out all this noisy
HTML, but I'm not having much luck.

The SGML standard is pretty clear on this stuff. I think we should
go with it.