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Re: Validator doesn't complain about & in meta content

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 28 Sep 2005 07:45:52 +0200
To: "Edmondson, Michael" <Michael.Edmondson@turner.com>, www-validator@w3.org
Message-id: <op.sxssyqt864w2qv@id-c0020.lan>

>     <meta name="Title" content="I like XML & XSL!">

If there is a space after the & it does not have to be escpaed per SGML.  
(In XML you must always escape it.)

>     <meta name="Description" content="I like M&Ms.  Yum!">

This is indeed incorrect. (It should return the error it returns.)

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Wednesday, 28 September 2005 05:46:08 UTC

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