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Re: [Moderator Action] W3C site page fails W3C validation

From: Ian B. Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 14 Aug 2007 14:01:29 +0000
To: "Woods, Gordon (UK Warton)" <Gordon.Woods2@baesystems.com>
Cc: site-comments@w3.org
Message-Id: <1187100089.6267.4.camel@localhost>
On Tue, 2007-08-14 at 12:47 +0000, Woods, Gordon (UK Warton) wrote:
> Please note that although you have the W3C validation logo displayed
> the http://www.w3.org/Consortium/activities fails W3C XHTML
> validation !
> Error Line 421, Column 59: there is no attribute "clear".
> specifications on a SMIL 2.1 W3C Recommendation. <br clear="none"/>


Hi Gordon,

Thanks for the heads-up. The page now validates.

Here's the story: This page imports content from other parts of the
site, and we don't actively control what that content will be. I have
changed the DOCTYPE in the above file to be "transitional" rather
than "strict", which should give us some more latitude in what we
import.

Thank you,

 - Ian

> Gordon Woods
> INCOSE UK Chapter Communications Director
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