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sr #108447: XHTML validation errors in pages

Submitter:  Riccardo Mottola <rmottola>
Submitted:  Fri 22 Nov 2013 02:54:14 PM UTC
Category:  Savannah website Priority:  5 - Normal
Severity:  3 - Normal Status:  Postponed
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  None
Operating System:  None Open/Closed:  Closed
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Sat 18 Feb 2017 02:00:27 AM UTC, comment #1: 

(triaging old savannah tickets)


Regarding this:

> [...] Some of them are due to XHTML/HTML rule mixing.

I agree this is a good idea.

Sadly, we currently do not have the man-power to implement it (and evidently, didn't have it in the last 4 years since this ticket was opened).

I'm adding this idea to savannah's "todo/wishlist" page (#25):

On the bright-side, we've just made hacking on savannah's PHP code much easier.
If you (or others) wish to help, please see:

As such, I'm closing this ticket for now.

 - assaf

Assaf Gordon <agn>
Site Administrator
Fri 22 Nov 2013 02:54:14 PM UTC, original submission:  

Most browsers tackle these quirks, but fixing these bugs would help compatibility! Some of them are really trivial. Some of them are due to XHTML/HTML rule mixing.

Check the homepage already:

it would be helpful and trivial to fix for example:

 Line 107, Column 7: end tag for "br" omitted, but OMITTAG NO was specified

In this case, the bug tracking packcge (

shows additional errors, some of them inherited.

Riccardo Mottola <rmottola>


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