[whatwg] Parsing: Greater-than characters in doctype

On Fri, 29 Jun 2007 11:20:38 +0200, Henri Sivonen <hsivonen at iki.fi> wrote:

> On Jun 29, 2007, at 11:59, Simon Pieters wrote:
>>    U+003E GREATER-THAN SIGN (>)
>>       Parse error. Set the DOCTYPE token's correctness flag to  
>> incorrect.
>>       Emit that DOCTYPE token. Switch to the data state.
> Should the string (public id or system id) that was being built be  
> dropped on the floor as well?

I don't see a good reason to drop it. The doctype's correctness flag is  
set to incorrect anyway. But I don't feel strongly about it either way.

Simon Pieters

Received on Friday, 29 June 2007 02:41:38 UTC