[whatwg] text/html conformance checkers and CDATA
ian at hixie.ch
Fri Feb 24 16:39:55 PST 2006
On Sat, 23 Jul 2005, Henri Sivonen wrote:
> Should text/html conformance checkers treat the string '</' as the end
> of <script> and <style> as in SGML or should they look for the entire
> end tag as in tag soup?
Entire end tag.
> I think conformance checkers should not allow '</' in elements whose
> content model in HTML 4 was CDATA.
Right, it's a parse error. It has defined handling, though. (It's a pretty
harmless parse error.)
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