[whatwg] Please make < inside tags a parse error
zcorpan at gmail.com
Mon Jun 18 01:34:11 PDT 2007
On Sun, 17 Jun 2007 23:15:33 +0200, Henri Sivonen <hsivonen at iki.fi> wrote:
> The new treatment of < inside tags is
> * Potentially very confusing for authors
> * Different from previous de jure parsing
> * Different from what shipped Gecko and WebKit do.
> Therefore, please add an entry for < to tag name state, before attribute
> name state, attribute name state, after attribute name state and
> attribute value (unquoted) state:
> U+003C LESS-THAN SIGN (<)
> Parse error. Then treat according to the "Anything else" entry below.
"<" in unquoted attribute values works interoperably. No need to make it a
parse error in the attribute value (unquoted) state.
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