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Re: [VE][79] Error Message Feedback

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Fri, 01 Oct 2004 19:11:47 +0100
To: Jacek Blaszczynski <jacek.blaszczynski@acn.waw.pl>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-Id: <1096654306.8691.5.camel@cyberman>

On Fri, 2004-10-01 at 12:50, Jacek Blaszczynski wrote:
> During inspecting my web page I suppose I have found an error in
> Validator

Not a good assumption to make.

>  - namely <p><table> ........ </table></p> tags sequence is not
> recognized correctly 

It is recognised correctly.

> and Validator reports:  "end tag for element "P" which is not open "
> what is not the case.

There is no P element open at that stage.

To quote another part of the error message: 
        "or by an implicitly closed element"

As the end tag for a P element is optional in HTML 4.x and block
elements such as TABLE are not allowed inside a P element, <p><table>
means the same as <p></p><table>.
David Dorward       <http://blog.dorward.me.uk/>   <http://dorward.me.uk/>
Received on Friday, 1 October 2004 18:15:07 UTC

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