[whatwg] Seperation of Content and Interface
lachlan.hunt at iinet.net.au
Thu Aug 19 07:42:47 PDT 2004
Jim Ley wrote:
> On Thu, 19 Aug 2004 23:09:20 +1000, Lachlan Hunt
> <lachlan.hunt at iinet.net.au> wrote:
>>3. giving the following error when served XHTML 1.1 as application/xml:
> GOOD! I absolutely do not believe a browser should attempt to render
Why not? It's been defined as an acceptable MIME type for XHTML, and
is, along with text/xml, the only registered type for any generic XML
> (it's also been fixed AIUI)
What exactly has been fixed?
>>They're just the ones I know about, I'm sure there would be many more.
>>IE certainly does not support XHTML; it doesn't even fully support
>>HTML4. It has only ever supported tag soup.
> Indeed, it shows how much better a tag-soup renderer is than Mozilla
> in XHTML mode (Mozilla's tag-soup mode shows it to of course!)
What? The fact that it doesn't support HTML or XHTML at all, is your
reason for saying that it's better than a compliant XHTML UA‽ That
makes absolutely no sense whatsoever. Seriously, take a look at my site
in IE, and then tell me you still think IE is better at rendering,
compared with Mozilla and Opera!
lachlan.hunt at lachy.id.au
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