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Re: [whatwg] alt="" and the <meta name=generator> exception

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Tue, 24 Jul 2012 18:58:53 +0000 (UTC)
To: Edward O'Connor <eoconnor@apple.com>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.1207241854000.30734@ps20323.dreamhostps.com>
Cc: whatwg@lists.whatwg.org
On Tue, 24 Jul 2012, Edward O'Connor wrote:
> 
> The spec currently disallows conformance checkers from reporting <img> 
> elements without alt="" attributes as an error when <meta 
> name=generator> is present[1].

I've adjusted the text to make it clearer that validators can report the 
error in this case, just that they are discouraged from doing so.

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