[TYPO3-core] Gremlin #1292: xhtml_cleaning cleans HTML commentswhich is not wanted in any case

Michael Scharkow mscharkow at gmx.net
Wed Nov 9 09:23:41 CET 2005

Christian Jul Jensen wrote:
> On Monday 07 November 2005 16:07, Sebastian Kurfuerst wrote:
>>I don't know who uses xhtml-cleaning... But the problem exists when
>>using XHTML-Cleaning, and it should be fixed I think.
> As far as I remember xhtml cleaning is experimental.
> I would not invest to much energy into maintaining it. If people want 
> autoamtic clean-up they should use tidy. And it would be nice to create a 
> TYPO3 feature that utilizes the tidy PHP module.
> I think it's fair to just state that the extension will fail i xhtml_cleaning 
> is on.

I fully second that. XHTML_cleaning should be marked obsolete as soon as 
we have a compliant core. It is another dirty hack we should get rid of 
instead of fixing for some or another extension.


I guess this means -1, doesn't it?

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