[whatwg] text/html flavor conformance checkers and <foo />
lachlan.hunt at lachy.id.au
Tue Apr 26 05:57:19 PDT 2005
Henri Sivonen wrote:
> What should text/html flavor conformance checkers say about <foo />?
> Silently treat as <foo>> as per SGML?
> Silently treat as <foo> as per real world?
Intentionally buggy/broken behaviour should not be carried over into
> Report a warning?
> Report an error?
I don't think it should be an error. A warning like the WDG validator
issues is appropriate.
> What about <foo/>?
Same as <foo />.
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