[imps] Problem with the tree-construction test cases and implied body

Thomas Broyer t.broyer at gmail.com
Mon Sep 10 23:21:06 PDT 2007

2007/9/11, Anne van Kesteren:
> On Mon, 10 Sep 2007 10:41:41 +0200, Thomas Broyer wrote:
> > I'd say the tests (and html5lib) are wrong but maybe someone could
> > enlighten me? or should we just ignore such errors until the "big
> > issue" is solved?
> Given that <html>, </html>, <head>, </head>, <body> and </body> are all
> optional in the language it didn't seem logical to make this a parse
> error. I like to believe I'm correct in that interpretation.
> (Incidentally, I also wrote the implementation. Incidentally, this was
> tested against testcases written by Hixie himself.)

Hmm, that's a pretty good point! ;-)

...so let's fix the spec (or rather, note it for when we'll solve the
"big issue")

Thomas Broyer

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