[thelist] Re: NN6 - Can Some Clarify This Bug Alert?

Bob Davis bobd at members.evolt.org
Wed Nov 15 19:37:00 CST 2000

on 11/15/00 7:04 PM, Patricia Meeks at pmeeks at email.msn.com wrote:

> I just checked the richinstyle bug alert for NN6 and saw this bug alert
> (below) -- is it saying we can't use a transitional DTD at all, and that NN6
> users will get a trashed view accessing a site with this doctype? If this is
> what the bug says, what should we be writing for instead of 4.01 (what's the
> workaround)?

I think it only happens if you don't provide a URI for the DTD.

I saw that one earlier today somewhere...I'll look for it.

This might be it:


I suppose the workaround would be to write your doctype like so:

<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"



bob davis
bobd at members.evolt.org

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