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Re: sugggestion: HTML 4.01 as default

From: Terje Bless <link@tss.no>
Date: Fri, 6 Oct 2000 15:31:53 +0200
To: W3C Validator <www-validator@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20001006170148-r01010600-22fb7b46@>
On 04.10.00 at 09:18, Martin Honnen <Martin.Honnen@t-online.de> wrote:

>When using http://validator.w3.org/file-upload.html with a document that
>doesn't have a doctype the validator validates against HTML 4 and I would
>like to suggest to use HTML 4.01 in that case

Defaults are problematic for this and other reasons. Methinks it's time to
implement the DOCTYPE override and drop the defaults alltogether.

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Received on Friday, 6 October 2000 11:02:33 UTC

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