[issue14786] htmlparser with tag br

Ezio Melotti report at bugs.python.org
Sat May 12 18:51:14 CEST 2012

Ezio Melotti <ezio.melotti at gmail.com> added the comment:

The HTML you pasted looks valid to me -- the br element doesn't have an end tag and the HTML 4.01 standard explicitly says "Start tag: required, End tag: forbidden" [0].
Why do you think this is a problem?

[0]: http://www.w3.org/TR/html401/struct/text.html#edef-BR

assignee:  -> ezio.melotti
components: +Library (Lib) -None
nosy: +ezio.melotti
resolution:  -> invalid

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