HTML - Runat=server Removes Carriage Returns From Head Tag?

Jul 2, 2010

I'm new to .net, and I've noticed that when viewing my HTML source code generated by a .net application the carriage returns are removed from the head tag when it has runat="server" attribute on it.

I remove the runat="server" and the returns... return.

This really looks nasty when you have a few javascript and css files in your header because it ends up making the entire contents of the head tag 1 big line.

Just wondering if there's a way to control this or tell .net through configuration not to mangle the output?

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