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Re: [VE][63] Wrong character in meta element ?

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Sat, 7 Oct 2006 21:50:53 +0100
To: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <20061007205053.GC10669@us-lot.org>

On Sat, Oct 07, 2006 at 03:00:20PM +0000, Christoph Schneegans wrote:
> > And see http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/#C_1 too.
> 
> "Some user agents" refer to out-dated browsers such as Netscape 3.x.
> There are no up-to-date browsers that render the XML declaration.

But, as mentioned, it causes Internet Explorer 6 to behave strangely.
 
> > and provides no client side advantages over HTML.
> 
> XHTML provides many benefits for content authors.

None of them client side, so the benefits can be gained for writing
XHTML and for storing data in that format, and it can be transformed
to HTML before serving to clients.

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David Dorward                                      http://dorward.me.uk
Received on Saturday, 7 October 2006 20:50:59 GMT

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