[whatwg] [html5] STYLE and SCRIPT elements should not be closed at </
ian at hixie.ch
Tue Jan 25 06:41:46 PST 2005
On Sun, 23 Jan 2005, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> The STYLE and SCRIPT elements should be closed at the first occurrence
> of '</' according to section 6.2 of the HTML 4.01 specification. This is
> not compatible with current implementations (Mozilla, Opera, IE, et
> cetera) and especially not compatible with the internet.
> I think we should overwrite this statement of HTML 4.01 in section
> 1.8 of the web applications specification.
That would mean giving up the fiction that HTML is an SGML application.
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