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Re: bug in www validator

From: Andrew McFarland <andrew.mcfarland@unite.net>
Date: Fri, 08 Feb 2002 10:07:38 +0000
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To: www-validator@w3.org
At 13:24 07/02/2002 -0500, Klaus Hartnegg wrote:
>the following file misses a '>' character in a table definition
>('<td' instead of '<td>')
>but validator.w3.org tells there's everything ok.

IIRC, if a tag is immediately follows by another tag the closing > is not 
required, so <td</td> is valid.

I can't find the reference for this though. Can anyone help?


Andrew McFarland
UNITE Solutions
Received on Friday, 8 February 2002 05:08:48 UTC

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