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[whatwg] [WA1] INS/DEL and omitted </p> tags

From: Anne van Kesteren <fora@annevankesteren.nl>
Date: Fri, 25 Nov 2005 12:58:29 +0100
Message-ID: <20051125125829.nnctdove4hg8c0cc@webmail.annevankesteren.nl>
Quoting Mikko Rantalainen <mikko.rantalainen at peda.net>:
> The Opera behavior cannot be implemented without having the knowledge 
> that an ins element cannot contain a p element.

It can contain a 'p' element. Only not when its parent is a 'p' element.

> Should the UA also contain knowledge about every other element so 
> that it can correctly close all open inline elements when it sees a 
> tag that starts a block level element?

Mostly, yes. Most browsers have very specific behavior depending on the 
(Which not necessarily makes the DOM more conformant.)

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Friday, 25 November 2005 03:58:29 UTC

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