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Re: no-show in IE5.1

From: Nick Kew <nick@webthing.com>
Date: Wed, 24 Apr 2002 00:19:31 +0100 (BST)
To: "Timothy J. Luoma" <luomat@peak.org>
cc: <css-discuss@westciv.com>, <jam.macdonald@sympatico.ca>, <www-validator@w3.org>, <gerald@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20020424001428.L722-100000@fenris.webthing.com>

On Sun, 21 Apr 2002, Timothy J. Luoma wrote:

> I think you've found a bug/limitation to the W3 XML validator
> (perhaps this is part of what they mean at the bottom of the validation page when they say:
> "This validator is based on SP, which has some limitations in its support for XML.")

No, that's not a limitation in the validator.

If your fix is right (and it probably is), then what you have demonstrated
is a limitation in browser support for XML.  The validator is correct
in telling you that both constructs are valid xhtml.

Nick Kew

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Received on Tuesday, 23 April 2002 19:19:36 UTC

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