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[whatwg] Parsing: Greater-than characters in doctype

From: Simon Pieters <zcorpan@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 29 Jun 2007 11:41:38 +0200
Message-ID: <op.tuofvoe37a8kvn@hp-a0a83fcd39d2>
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

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