Re: doctype placement

From: Russell Steven Shawn O'Connor (
Date: Tue, Jul 27 1999

Date: Tue, 27 Jul 1999 12:28:35 -0400 (EDT)
From: "Russell Steven Shawn O'Connor" <>
To: Liam Quinn <>
Message-ID: <>
Subject: Re: doctype placement 

On Mon, 26 Jul 1999, Liam Quinn wrote:

> At 09:22 PM 26/07/99 -0400, Liam Quinn wrote:
> That's probably good advice, but from further testing I've found that SP
> 1.3 will issue an error message for
> <!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//foo//dtd foo 99.0//en">
> but not for

Right, because sp is just replacing the DOCTYPE with what is specified in
the cataloge.  Wow, that's very unfortuneate.  I'm a little unsure if this
is a feature of sp, or a bug in sp.

Russell O'Connor                 
``And truth irreversibly destroys the meaning of its own message''
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