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[Bug 1500] XHTML-sent-as-text/html is parsed as XML

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Date: Tue, 15 Aug 2006 06:32:01 +0000
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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=1500





------- Comment #4 from link@pobox.com  2006-08-15 06:32 -------
(In reply to comment #2)
> The only normative reference is the HTML5 working draft:

I'll... reserve judgement on the normative weight of WHAT WG specifications.


>    http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/#authors-using-html

That seems actively incompatible with existing practice. Are you sure you
understand what "<!DOCTYPE html>" actually means in an SGML document instance?
Do documents produced according to that specification really validate as HTML
4.01?
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