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[Bug 7916] Strange behavior when validating optgroups

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Date: Thu, 05 Nov 2009 20:14:45 +0000
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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=7916





--- Comment #3 from Alex Rybakov <flackus@gmail.com>  2009-11-05 20:14:44 ---
(In reply to comment #2)
> Validator does validate what it receives, and when validating by URI, there
> *is* an empty optgroup, you can verify it with the "Show source" option:
> <optgroup
> label="&#1086;&#1090;&#1077;&#1095;&#1077;&#1089;&#1090;&#1074;&#1077;&#1085;&#1085;&#1099;&#1077;"></optgroup>
> 
> When I load the site in Firefox, the empty optgroup is not there, so the target
> site probably serves different versions to different user agents depending on
> some criteria, and perhaps you used code retrieved by a browser that didn't
> receive the empty optgroup when validating by direct input.
> 

Yeah, I looked at "View Source" in IE and all optgroups are indeed empty. Will
fix it and response.


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