[whatwg] WA1: <meta> attribute requirements
ian at hixie.ch
Mon Jul 18 17:46:03 PDT 2005
On Tue, 19 Jul 2005, Sjoerd Visscher wrote:
> > I don't see why you can't validate an orphan fragment. Clearly the
> > spec needs to be clarified a bit, but it doesn't seem impossible.
I should have said, I don't see why you can't "check an orphan fragment
for conformance", my bad.
> You could with a handwritten html 5 validator, but not with a generic
> validation tool, because elements with the same name can have different
> types in different locations in the document.
Yes well as I keep saying, I don't expect generic validation tools to be
able to be fully conformant HTML5 conformance checkers...
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