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Re: wml -o 4 removes blanks after closing tags

On Sun, 2 Jan 2000, Werner Heuser wrote:

> Hi,

Hi Werner,

> I begin to like WML, so I tried some more things.
> And found some behaviour, which I'm not sure wether it
> is desired or not.
> 0. 'wml' converts div tag to capital letters 
> <div align="center"> becomes <DIV align="center">

Meta-HTML redefines this tag for arithmetic division.
I am very unhappy with this and decided to rename arithmetic operators
in next version.

> 1. the following causes a Segmentation fault for 'tidy'
> I don't know wether 'wml' should warn about it, or change
> it implicitly. BTW: I had to find this bug in a quite big
> page. My last resort as often in such cases was 'weblint'.
> <ul>>

Could not reproduce it.

> 2. wml -O 4 removes blanks after closing tags, e.g. </a>
> or </strong> , this produces an ugly and for some people 
> unuseful (e.g. screenreader) output. Is this kind 
> of 'crunching' intended?

No, this is a bug. It even appears with -O 3.

Denis Barbier
WML Maintainer

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