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Re: inconsistensy between xhtml and css validators.

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Mon, 25 Jul 2005 09:30:43 +0100
To: Sergei Shelukhin <realgeek@gmail.com>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <20050725083043.GA16020@us-lot.org>

On Sun, Jul 24, 2005 at 08:42:38PM +0400, Sergei Shelukhin wrote:
> I wlidate my page for being xhtml strict compliant.
> I have < and > symbols used as is in it; unfortunately, browsers don't 
> decode entities inside white-space:pre; or <pre> blocks

Yes they do. Its within the highly obsolete <xpm> element that they do

> So then, XHTML validators affirms me that my document is standart 
> compliant, but gives me a bunch of warnings

> CSS validator, on the other hand, suggests me to validate my XHTML first 
> cause it's supposedly not valid.

This looks like it is the same issue as described here:

David Dorward                                      http://dorward.me.uk
Received on Monday, 25 July 2005 08:30:55 UTC

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