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Re: text/html for xml extensions of XHTML

From: David Carlisle <davidc@nag.co.uk>
Date: Thu, 3 May 2001 11:15:13 +0100
Message-Id: <200105031015.LAA09267@penguin.nag.co.uk>
To: aswartz@swartzfam.com
CC: ian@hixie.ch, RobertM@dessci.com, hammond@csc.albany.edu, mozilla-mathml@mozilla.org, www-talk@w3.org

> Then I think that Netscape 7.0 is broken, since it should throw an error if
> my page is not well-formed XML.

Hang on no one is arguinng that it should be an _error_ to serve SGML
(as opposed to XML) base html files as text/html are they?

I think it would be useful for mozilla/netscape to bail out of HTML
parsing if it sees an xml declaration at the start of the file, but it
certainly isn't broken if it does not do that.


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