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Typo: "HMTL" instead of "HTML" in validator error messages

From: Phillip Conrad <pconrad@udel.edu>
Date: Sun, 21 Oct 2007 09:39:29 -0400
Message-ID: <ce05d7930710210639o1cfdbc23l6900ff7a25e6f11e@mail.gmail.com>
To: www-validator@w3.org
There is a typo (HMTL) intstead of HTML in some error messages, such as this
one:

*Line 12, Column 87*: NET-enabling start-tag requires SHORTTAG YES.

e="10" name="diameter" id="diameter" */*></p>

 The sequence <FOO /> can be interpreted in at least two different ways,
depending on the DOCTYPE of the document. For HMTL 4.01 Strict, the '/'
terminates the tag <FOO (with an implied '>'). However, since many browsers
don't interpret it this way, even in the presence of an HMTL 4.01 Strict
DOCTYPE, it is best to avoid it completely in pure HTML documents and
reserve its use solely for those written in XHTML.

Here is a sample URL:

http://www.pconrad.net/validation/validatorErrorMessageTypo.html


-- 
-- Phill Conrad
-- Asst. Professor, CIS Dept., University of Delaware
-- pconrad@udel.edu http://copland.udel.edu/~pconrad
Received on Sunday, 21 October 2007 13:39:40 GMT

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