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Re: XHTML Family Document Types and the validator

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Tue, 24 Apr 2007 16:28:32 +0100
To: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <20070424152832.GB3613@us-lot.org>

On Tue, Apr 24, 2007 at 08:16:26AM -0500, Shane McCarron wrote:
> Just a thought...  According to XHTML Modularization [1], all XHTML 
> Family Document Types *must* have a DOCTYPE with an FPI that matches a 
> certain pattern.  Given this requirement, would it be reasonable to 
> teach the validator that, at least by default, the parsing rules for 
> documents that have a DOCTYPE that matches that pattern be "XML"? 

There is nothing stopping non-XHTML Family Document Types matching
that pattern.

David Dorward
Received on Tuesday, 24 April 2007 15:28:34 UTC

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