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Re: HTML 4 and TD attributes

From: Dave Raggett <dsr@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 28 Mar 2000 18:36:35 +0100 (GMT Daylight Time)
To: Jany Quintard <quintard.j@cgi.fr>
cc: html-tidy@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.WNT.4.10.10003281833330.-462379@hazel.hpl.hp.com>
On Fri, 24 Mar 2000, Jany Quintard wrote:

> I may be wrong, but I believe that TD does not have a width
> attribute in HTML version 4

width is allowed on table cells in the transitional dtd but
not in the strict dtd. Tidy is not smart enough currently
to report this. A fix would be to add methods to check the
attributes explicitly for td and th.

Many thanks for spotting this,

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