RE: noscript inside p

> [Original Message]
> From: Greg Willits <>
> To: <>
> Date: 1/3/2004 1:23:35 PM
> Subject: noscript inside p
> XHTML 1.0 T doesn't allow <noscript> inside <p>, or at least the 
> current validator doesn't allow it. I don't understand the reasoning 
> for that. A <script> can be inside of <p>, but the <noscript> 
> alternative cannot. This doesn't make sense.

Actually it does makes sense in a weird way.

<script> is an Inline element and thus can be placed inside of <p>
while <noscript> is a Block element  and cannot be placed inside
a <p>.  I'll grant that it doesn't make much sense for <script>
and <noscript> to not be interchangeable but the simple fact is
that in HTML4/XHTML1 they aren't.

Received on Saturday, 3 January 2004 14:39:53 UTC