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Re: extensions

From: Andreas Prilop <AndreasPrilop2007@trashmail.net>
Date: Fri, 1 Jun 2007 15:26:56 +0200 (MEST)
To: www-validator@w3.org
cc: William Breathitt Gray <wbgray01@earthlink.net>
Message-ID: <Pine.GSO.4.63.0706011522400.11268@s5b004.rrzn.uni-hannover.de>

On Wed, 30 May 2007, William Breathitt Gray wrote:

> Is the file extension "xhtml" required, as part of the xhtml strict
> specifications?

No.

> Or is the extension not important?

It is important for Internet Explorer 6. (I don't know about IE 7.)
Compare
 http://www.unics.uni-hannover.de/nhtcapri/temp/ruby-with-dir.xhtml
 http://www.unics.uni-hannover.de/nhtcapri/temp/ruby-with-dir.x.html
with IE 6. These two are exactly the same - except for the URL.

-- 
In memoriam Alan J. Flavell
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