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Re: HTML validator bug

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Fri, 9 May 2008 12:04:44 +0100
Cc: <www-validator@w3.org>
Message-Id: <07A210F4-6193-4E7C-985C-7919262FD66D@dorward.me.uk>
To: "Bob Miller" <rmiller@generalcode.com>


On 8 May 2008, at 20:33, Bob Miller wrote:

> The HTML validator incorrectly parses and attempts to validate the  
> contents of a comment.

No, it doesn't.

> Data in comments should be ignored except for the string -->.

No, it is except for the string "--".

See: http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/intro/sgmltut.html#h-3.2.4

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