[whatwg] Parsing: Disallow slashes in unquoted attribute values?
ian at hixie.ch
Thu Oct 19 15:03:44 PDT 2006
On Thu, 19 Oct 2006, Simon Pieters wrote:
> If it is desireable that conforming HTML5 documents that use a common
> subset of HTML4 and HTML5 would be valid HTML4 if the doctype was
It isn't, IMHO. I don't really see why that would be a useful goal.
> then slashes in unquoted attribute values should cause a parse error.
It is very common to see markup such as:
I don't see any good reason to make that non-conforming in HTML5.
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