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Re: "Unknown Parse Mode!" when validating with DOCTYPE chosen to force STRICT mode in Mozilla

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Thu, 13 Jul 2006 12:11:10 +0100
To: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <20060713111110.GA18800@us-lot.org>

On Thu, Jul 13, 2006 at 12:07:04PM +0100, Philip TAYLOR wrote:
> David, could you please let Olivier and I know why/how using a SYSTEM
> identifier causes Mozilla to use Full Standards Mode ?
> 
> 	http://developer.mozilla.org/en/docs/Mozilla%27s_DOCTYPE_sniffing

AFAIK its just a case of the browser being written to recognise that
sequence of characters as something that means "This author has a clue
about CSS".

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David Dorward                                      http://dorward.me.uk
Received on Thursday, 13 July 2006 11:11:21 GMT

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