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Re: Validates incorrect HTML

From: Andrew McFarland <andrew.mcfarland@unite.net>
Date: Fri, 08 Feb 2002 09:59:55 +0000
Message-Id: <5.1.0.14.0.20020208095906.009ecec0@127.0.0.1>
To: Tony Brindle <Tony.Brindle@BigPictureInteractive.co.uk>, "'www-validator@w3.org'" <www-validator@w3.org>
At 03:56 07/02/2002 -0500, Tony Brindle wrote:
>We have noticed an anomaly in the HTML Validator. It seems to allow HTML 
>with a </HEAD> element missing to pass through sucessfully.

In HTML 4.01, the </HEAD> is optional - see 
http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/index/elements.html

Andrew

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