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Re: end tag rules

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Sun, 07 Nov 2004 18:05:58 +0000
To: www-validator@w3.org
Message-Id: <1099850758.9206.2.camel@cyberman>

On Sun, 2004-11-07 at 19:01 +0100, Klaus Schmid wrote:
> On Sun, 7 Nov 2004, Jukka "Yucca" Korpela wrote:
> >The tags </p> and </body> (as well as the following </html>) can be
> >omitted 

> If omitted, the page did not validate. I should have mentioned this in the
> first place.
> Here the page without the last closing tags
> http://jedscripts.freelinuxhost.com/index_not_valid.htm

It doesn't complain about the missing </p> or </body>. (It does complain
about the missing </small>, but that isn't marked as optional in the

> I don't think the links are useless, because each time the page is edited
> the page can be conveniently checked for errors.

http://www.chrispederick.com/work/firefox/webdeveloper/ makes it just as
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