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[Bug 12578] The note says: "Omitting an element's start tag does not mean the element is not present; it is implied, but it is still there." 1.) Before the word "start tag" should be an "optional", because in many (or all) other cases omitting the start tag results i

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Date: Thu, 28 Jul 2011 01:23:21 +0000
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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=12578

Ian 'Hixie' Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
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             Status|NEW                         |RESOLVED
                 CC|                            |ian@hixie.ch
         Resolution|                            |FIXED

--- Comment #1 from Ian 'Hixie' Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> 2011-07-28 01:23:20 UTC ---
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Status: Partially Accepted
Change Description: see diff given below
Rationale: I'm not sure I agree with #2. I don't really understand what "only"
would mean there. With #1, "optional" doesn't seem to be defined in this
context, and so doesn't help any more than "omit". I tried to clarify it
though.

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