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[whatwg] text/html conformance checkers and comments

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Sat, 25 Feb 2006 00:43:53 +0000 (UTC)
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0602250043410.315@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>
On Tue, 26 Jul 2005, David H?s?ther wrote:
>
> On 2005-07-26 03:33, Lachlan Hunt wrote:
> 
> > <!>
> 
> [...]
> 
> > As useless as the first one may be
> 
> The only real use I've ever seen for a "null" comment declaration is to
> suppress markup as in &<!>amp;

That would be two separate parse errors in HTML5. :-)

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