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Re: Should validity be P1 or P2? (was RE: summary of resolutions from last 2 days)

From: Gez Lemon <gez.lemon@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 20 Jun 2005 23:49:38 +0100
Message-ID: <e2a28a9205062015497fb33034@mail.gmail.com>
To: w3c-wai-gl@w3.org

Thank you for your reply, Maurizio.

On 20/06/05, Maurizio Boscarol <maurizio@usabile.it> wrote:
> I started making examples of little errors. A language attribute in a
> script tag. An ampersand not escaped. A meta tag not closed. A paragraph
> tag not closed among others.

Some of those would be valid in HTML; is your list just for XHTML? How
would you like your browser to handle this?

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> What kind of accessbility problem do this kind of errors have?

They cause a problem in that the content may no longer be accessible.

Best regards,


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