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Re: XHTML-Error in your Outlines

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Sun, 06 Jul 2003 21:39:59 +0200
To: Terje Bless <link@pobox.com>
Cc: W3C Validator <www-validator@w3.org>
Message-ID: <3f207230.447623067@smtp.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>

* Terje Bless wrote:
>>>Perhaps you want to take a look at this: [SNIP long URL]
>>Right, that bug is still in version 0.6.2b2 of the validator running at
>><http://validator.w3.org:8001/>.  Fixing it would take longer than
>>filing a bug report so here we go :)
>It actually too on the order of 8 hours to get right for all the edge cases I
>could come up with. The code in question was designed back in the days of HTML
>3.2 when closing elements was optional and relied heavily on not needing to
>close either the <li> or <ul> elements. :-(

HTML 3.2 does not allow to omit </ul>... :-P
Received on Sunday, 6 July 2003 15:40:16 UTC

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