[whatwg] Bug in "Before DOCTYPE name state"?

Thomas Broyer t.broyer at gmail.com
Thu Dec 21 14:12:05 PST 2006

2006/12/21, Simon Pieters:
> From: "Thomas Broyer"
> >Additional note: as I read this, if the DOCTYPE was previously marked
> >as being "in error", it should then be rolled back to being "correct"
> >if the DOCTYPE name is "HTML": <!DOCTYPEHTML> would *not* be marked
> >"in error".
> Correct.
> >That's probably not what's intended.
> It is intended. Browsers trigger standards mode for <!doctypehtml>. It does,
> however, generate a parse error, but the doctype itself is not "in error".

OK, understood; thanks a lot.

Thomas Broyer

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