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<br /> in html 4

Robert Frost-Bridges
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David Dorward wrote:

> Robert Frost-Bridges wrote:
>>> Long version:

>> Thanks David, I might have known Jukka would have a take on this. Reading
>> it however, it still seems to imply that <br /> should not validate to
>> html 4 strict. And yet does.

> So does: "<p> <br>> </p>"
> But "<meta>> </head>" won't
> Character data is allowed in divs.

Ah yes, I've got it now. Thank you for your time.


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Andy Dingley
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On Tue, 19 Jul 2005 22:18:57 +0100, Robert Frost-Bridges
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>Reading it
>however, it still seems to imply that <br /> should not validate to html 4

No, it's valid. It's just that it means


rather than merely "linebreak"

It's still not a good idea to do it.
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