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RE: end tag

From: John Evdemon <jevdemon@vitria.com>
Date: Wed, 19 Sep 2001 13:02:36 -0700
Message-ID: <C72C18E3B1C0D411B7B600D0B7A9208C311E09@vt-sjc-ms3.vitria.com>
To: "'Fabian Hombsch'" <fabian@hombsch.de>, www-tag@w3.org
On Monday, September 17, 2001 4:59 PM Fabian Hombsch
[mailto:fabian@hombsch.de] wrote:
> 
> Just wanted to propose "</>" as universal end tag.
> I´ts a lot of work to write everything twice in HTML.
> Things like "<b> Hello <i> out </b> there! </i>" are forbidden anyways,
> so there´s always only one start tag to be terminated.
> 
I'm not sure I understand your proposal.  Do you mean that "</>" could be
used to close any tag?  How would we determine well-formedness??
Received on Wednesday, 19 September 2001 16:02:43 UTC

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