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[Bug 14111] XHTML5 without DTD _and_ without Schema? This is crazy! This is an utterly unacceptable break with W3C traditions! I was so glad that I could use Schema validation on XHTML 1.1 to make sure that neither I nor one of the tools does something wrong, and you

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Date: Mon, 12 Sep 2011 08:58:33 +0000
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Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com> changed:

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--- Comment #1 from Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com> 2011-09-12 08:58:32 UTC ---
Current validators, such as the one at html5.validator.nu or the HTML5
validator on w3.org, successfully and correctly validate HTML5 without needing
a DTD or Schema.  (Actually, from what I understand, validator.nu uses a
Schematron schema augmented with custom Java for testing the parts that
Schematron can't express.)

If you feel that strongly about your prediction, though, I'm willing to wager
against it.

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