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[Bug 8394] does not report this:<a ..>></a> as problem

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Date: Sun, 29 Nov 2009 21:21:45 +0000
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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=8394


Ville Skyttä <ville.skytta@iki.fi> changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
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             Status|NEW                         |RESOLVED
         Resolution|                            |INVALID




--- Comment #1 from Ville Skyttä <ville.skytta@iki.fi>  2009-11-29 21:21:44 ---
(In reply to comment #0)
> 2. This is not ok markup:
> <a ..><</a>
> <a ..>></a>
> 
> But valdator warns only about firt one from (2).

Validator is correct - the first one is not ok, but escaping ">" as "&gt;" in
XML while a good general practice is not a must except in certain
circumstances.  See
http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-xml/#syntax
http://annevankesteren.nl/2005/09/gt


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