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Re: Help Wanted: Test Cases for "Fussy" Mode

From: Kynn Bartlett <kynn@idyllmtn.com>
Date: Sat, 30 Aug 2003 19:30:25 -0700
Cc: "Frankie" <frankieh@iinet.net.au>, "W3C" <www-validator@w3.org>
To: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Message-Id: <13DB644C-DB5B-11D7-8FAB-000393D9E692@idyllmtn.com>


On Saturday, August 30, 2003, at 07:26 PM, Bjoern Hoehrmann wrote:
> Fussy mode is about complaining about e.g.
>
>   <p<a href="...">...</a></p>
>
> which is legal but will break in most browsers; fussy mode is not about
> helpful suggestions or something along that line.

That _is_ helpful, compared to the alternative -- reporting it as legal
and valid HTML.

--Kynn

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