[thelist] xHTML support

Morbus Iff morbus at disobey.com
Fri Mar 8 11:14:01 CST 2002

 >XHTML is backwards compatible with HTML, therefore, any browser that
 >supported HTML should support XHTML, they just won't support the newer

Right. Generically though, older browsers need to have a space character
before the closing XHTML slash. For instance:

   In HTML, this is valid:


   In XHTML, this is the equivalent:


   However, older browsers (3.0 and prior) need:

     <br />

The last example is my personal choice.

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