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Re: It isn't a standard if it has hidden rules for historical reasons.

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Wed, 9 Mar 2011 11:09:56 +0000
Cc: <www-validator@w3.org>
Message-Id: <7F5E5BCB-7A7A-4D73-9692-EAEF5FB1319E@dorward.me.uk>
To: Aaron Oxford <Aaron.Oxford@objecttrading.com>

On 9 Mar 2011, at 03:21, Aaron Oxford wrote:

> I am validating the following code. Apparently it is an error for me to close my P tag after closing the UL tag, even in HTML5. Please tell me you are not still creating standards with ‘implied’ actions by tags!
That would be a question to direct at the HTML working group (who write the specifications), not the validator community (who deal in tools that compare documents to those specifications). 

David Dorward
Received on Wednesday, 9 March 2011 11:10:32 UTC

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