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Re: [whatwg] HTML tree construction, inserting a foreign element, and foster parenting

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Wed, 31 Jul 2013 21:16:31 +0000 (UTC)
To: Nolan Waite <nolan@nolanw.ca>
Message-ID: <alpine.DEB.2.00.1307312115520.9685@ps20323.dreamhostps.com>
Cc: whatwg@lists.whatwg.org
On Sat, 20 Jul 2013, Nolan Waite wrote:
>
> Hello! I've a question about the HTML spec. Suppose I'm parsing the 
> following markup:
> 
> <table><math>
> 
> My question is: when I insert an element for the start tag token named 
> "math", is it affected by the foster parenting logic?

Yes.

The spec was previously wrong on this matter. I've fixed it. Thanks for 
catching this bug!

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