Re: Validators, Validation chart

Christoph Schneegans wrote:

> How complex is e.g.
>   <?xml encoding="utf-8" version="1.0"?>
>   <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Strict//EN"
>       "">
>   <html>
>   <head><title></title></head>
>   <body>
>   <p class=""title=""></p>
>   </body>
>   </html>
> in your opinion?
For xhtml - not much.
For rendering with the current crop of browsers: a *huge* pain the the rear!

the "<?xml..." declaration throws IE6 into "quirks mode" and completely 
ruins any chance you have of getting the page to render evenly across 


Ian Stuart.
Bibliographics and Multimedia Service Delivery team,
The University of Edinburgh.

Received on Thursday, 27 April 2006 11:19:28 UTC