IE 11 complains about valid second root element (XML declaration and XHTML 1.1 doctype)

Not reproducible Issue #280047


Jun 3, 2014
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Steps to reproduce


Repro Steps:

Open developer toolbar and click on the not-labeled buttons that I have no idea what-is-what where error messages are displayed.

Expected Results:

This error message should not occur when both an XML declaration and doctype are present unless a third invalid root element is present.

Actual Results:


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    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Assigned To to “Kamen M.”

      Changed Assigned To to “Tony S.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Tony S.” to “Eugene V.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Eugene V.” to “IE F.”

      Changed Status to “Not reproducible”

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