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[Bug 9071] Handling of "[" in between-doctype-public-and-system-identifiers-state may not be ideal

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Date: Fri, 26 Feb 2010 00:14:40 +0000
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--- Comment #18 from Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>  2010-02-26 00:14:40 ---
(In reply to comment #17)
> BTW, Firefox's current behavior of forcing standards mode for [] is
> incompatible with:
> 
> >> http://symptomresearch.nih.gov/chapter_13/sec5/ckns5pg2.htm
> > <!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" []>
> > needs quirks


Indeed.  Because it is HTML40Transition (not 401Transitional). I agree that
this particular behavoiur of Firefox, should be ignored. 

This example - and our common conclusion about Firefox's behavour -  IMHO
supports the view that [] should in be ignored w.r.t. quirks/non-quirks.


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