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Re: W3C HTML validator is broken

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Thu, 25 Jan 2007 14:35:15 +0000
To: Philip TAYLOR <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
Cc: bkml <atoz0to9@fastmail.fm>, www-validator@w3.org, David H?s?ther <hasather@gmail.com>
Message-ID: <20070125143515.GF24028@us-lot.org>

On Thu, Jan 25, 2007 at 02:31:07PM +0000, Philip TAYLOR wrote:
> Confused.  Are we now saying that n mod 4 is what is significant,
> not n mod 2 ?

Yes.

Take:

<!------ foo ------>

Now with added whitespace:

<!   a markup declaration open delimiter
--   opens comment 1
--   closes comment 1
--   opens comment 2
foo  the text of comment 2
--   closes comment 2
--   opens comment 3
--   closes comment 3
>    a markup declaration close delimiter

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David Dorward                                      http://dorward.me.uk
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