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Re: Validating one of my web pages

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Fri, 6 Jul 2007 22:13:44 +0100
Message-Id: <88EA55B1-4261-433D-8EF7-20D471FE2DE6@dorward.me.uk>
To: Otto Wyss <otto.wyss@orpatec.ch>, www-validator@w3.org


On 6 Jul 2007, at 22:04, Otto Wyss wrote:

> David Dorward wrote:
>> You have a markup error, and the validator is correct to point it  
>> out.
> That is not true, the code _is_ valid. Read the standards.

I have. Have you?

"The first occurrence of the character sequence "</" (end-tag open  
delimiter) is treated as terminating the end of the element's  
content. In valid documents, this would be the end tag for the element."

http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/types.html#h-6.2

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David Dorward
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