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Re: <link> tag not validating properly?

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Wed, 27 Jun 2001 03:31:35 +0200
To: "Kenneth Wright" <kenandcorey@hotmail.com>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <oagdjt0udeudgg1r96is9nkpta63llrkj2@4ax.com>
* Kenneth Wright wrote:
>I have a test page at <http://web.kenandcorey.com/t.htm> that does not pass 
>validation for HTML 4.01. It does not like the trailing slash on my link 
>I want my page to be valid in both HTML 4.01 transitional, and XHTML 1.0 
>transitional, but with the slash it fails HTML4, and without the slash it 
>fails XHTML1.

Since XHTML 1.0 and HTML 4.01 syntax differs, this is no wonder. You
have to choose to be either HTML 4.01 _or_ XHTML 1.0 compliant.

>Have I encountered a bug in the validator, or am I missing something?

Try reading http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1
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