[whatwg] Allow trailing slash in always-empty HTML5 elements?

Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis bhawkeslewis at googlemail.com
Thu Nov 30 12:38:49 PST 2006

On Thu, 2006-11-30 at 15:21 -0500, Elliotte Harold wrote:
> That's only plausible if [...] All browsers that accept XHTML served as text/html accept XHTML 
> served as application/xhtml+xml.

This isn't required at all. All we really need is content
transformation. If systems like WordPress start using real DOMs instead
of tag soup, there would be much less of a problem.

Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis

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