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Last Comment Bug 503039 - [HTML5] Self-closing tags show as error in view-source (even with new parser)
: [HTML5] Self-closing tags show as error in view-source (even with new parser)
Product: Core
Classification: Components
Component: HTML: Parser (show other bugs)
: Trunk
: x86 Windows XP
: P3 normal (vote)
: mozilla10
Assigned To: Nobody; OK to take it and work on it
: Andrew Overholt [:overholt]
Depends on: 482921
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Reported: 2009-07-08 02:18 PDT by PikeUK
Modified: 2011-11-01 08:49 PDT (History)
8 users (show)
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Description PikeUK 2009-07-08 02:18:26 PDT
HTML5 self-closing tags show as error in view-source (even with new parser)

Steps to Reproduce
1. Set html5.enable to true in about:config, restart Firefox.
2. View source on the following HTML5 validating page:

Actual Behaviour
Self-closing tags are marked as errors.

Expected Behaviour
Self-closing tags are not marked as errors due to item 6 here:

Sorry if this is a misunderstanding on my part, I thought it was better to report it on the (no doubt slim) off-chance that it really is a bug.
Comment 1 Boris Zbarsky [:bz] (still a bit busy) 2009-07-08 10:17:13 PDT
Henri, we don't use the new parser for view-source, right?
Comment 2 Henri Sivonen (:hsivonen) 2009-07-09 00:37:22 PDT
We don't. Need to remember this when fixing bug 482921.
Comment 3 Henri Sivonen (:hsivonen) 2011-11-01 08:49:31 PDT
Fixed by fixing bug 482921.

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