Re: Parsing methods

Paul Prescond wrote:
|It seems we go over this every few weeks. Can we agree that the best
|behaviour is for the browser to provide a mechanism for _reporting_ invalid
|documents but "do its best" to render it?

Be conservative in what you generate and be liberal in what you accept is a
time honored net.rule that applies here.

The main reason that I validate my documents is to ensure their long lifespan
and to ease any future format translations, not to ensure that all browsers can
render them.  We Mosaic die-hards know that not all browsers can render all



Received on Thursday, 11 July 1996 19:16:43 UTC