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Re: br within form passes XHTML 1.0 transitional validation but fails HTML 4.01 transitional

From: Frank Ellermann <nobody@xyzzy.claranet.de>
Date: Tue, 06 Dec 2005 22:09:55 +0100
To: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <4395FE23.1FC@xyzzy.claranet.de>
S.Hayles wrote:

> I hadn't spotted that difference between Transitional and
> Strict DTDs.

Often <http://www.htmlhelp.com/distribution/html40os2.zip>
was my life-saver.  Maybe they have a format for your OS:
<http://www.htmlhelp.com/distribution/>

> HTML 4.01 transitional validation shouldn't be objecting.

It won't, use <br> in HTML were you have <br /> in XHTML,
for a "valid" example see below.

                      Bye, Frank





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