Bug#193103: debian-policy: maybe say that programs that output HTML etc. should output valid HTML etc.
On Tue, May 13, 2003 at 04:20:03AM +0800, Dan Jacobson wrote:
> Package: debian-policy
> Version: 18.104.22.168
> Severity: wishlist
> If there is a checklist for quality, then maybe say that programs that
> output HTML etc. should output valid HTML etc.
> E.g. one installs a program that makes a photo gallery of images, into
> a web page. But this page doesn't pass the HTML validator.
Surely we don't need policy to say that a bug is a bug. It's quite clear
that invalid HTML is a bug (maintainers may not think it's a
particularly urgent bug, but it's a bug nevertheless). No need for
policy to state the obvious.
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]