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FW: TIDY objects to 'onfocus' attribute in <input type="text" ... > tags

From: WCD <WCD@iebsl.co.uk>
Date: Thu, 27 Apr 2000 13:52:12 -0400 (EDT)
Message-ID: <9DA4BA8338E04248A77EE92EFFC3C6C33101@ebs001pdc007.EBS001.local>
To: "'html-tidy@w3.org'" <html-tidy@w3.org>
> Hello - 
> 
> Tidy.exe, Version 13 Jan 2000 objects to the 'onfocus' attribute below
> which is, insofar as I am aware, completely legal in an <input> tag.
> 
> <input type="text" name="T1" value="Enter search phrase" onfocus="X();"
> size="19" maxlength="64">
> 
> 
> I also found it stripped out single quotes nested withing double-quotes on
> a couple of occasions.  The occurences related to the following
> constructions -
> 
> 1) onmouseover="status='Some String'; return true;"
> 
> 2) onclick="window.alert('Some String')"
> 
> 
> 
> Regards,
> 
> William C. Dickinson, MD
> Integrated e-Business Services Ltd
> Station Road, Worstead
> North Walsham, Norfolk
> NR28 9SA - England
> 
> T: +44 1692 404086
> E: wcd@iebsl.co.uk
> 
Received on Thursday, 27 April 2000 17:31:44 GMT

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