[thelist] XHTML validation question

Jon Haworth jhaworth at witanjardine.co.uk
Fri Nov 2 15:25:27 CST 2001

> > Just use <div id="blah"></div> ... no need to actually
> > close blah with </div blah>
> TYME} Appreciate the response, but you missed the point entirely.  I
> using the closing tag descriptor.  Was asking if anyone had encountered
> adverse effects to this or had any reference that discuss using it.

Hi Tyme,

Couldn't you just use

<div class="foo">
</div><!-- foo -->

as this neatly sidesteps any possible problems but still gives you the same


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