RE: how to close html tags : link, meta,...
> From: owner-xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx > [mailto:owner-xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx]On Behalf Of Andrew Welch > Sent: Wednesday, August 13, 2003 12:21 PM > To: xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx > Subject: RE: how to close html tags : link, meta,... > > > > This just means that it doesn't make sense to send XHTML to IE, > because it > > doesn't support it. Where's the news here? > > Not really. The xhtml method of xslt 2.0 will produce <div></div>, not > <div/>. So it's not that IE doesn't understand xhtml, it doesn't > understand xml - which I find perfectly reasonable. Nope. XHTML *is* XML. A browser that does understand <div></div> but doesn't understand <div/> clearly does not conform to the XHTML standard. > What I find less reasonable, is that we are allowed d-o-e and all that > comes with it, but we are not allowed a minimise="no". It causes no > problems, is still xml, doesn't even break well-formedness etc. It is > only A Good Thing. Well, the best fix would be to disallow d-o-e as well :-) -- <green/>bytes GmbH -- http://www.greenbytes.de -- tel:+492512807760 XSL-List info and archive: http://www.mulberrytech.com/xsl/xsl-list
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