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Whitespace In Attribute Values

From: RUST Randal <RRust@COVANSYS.com>
Date: Tue, 29 Jul 2003 10:13:21 -0400
Message-ID: <1A729C6059E7CD4CA1DFE3985E60042103118895@fth-ex02.covansys.com>
To: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>

XHTML attributes aren't supposed to have any whitespace in them.

I'm just looking for some verification on the idea that if I use the
title attribute, then I need to encode the whitespaces between the
words, correct?

So if I have title="A new link." I should code that as
title="A#x20new#x20link." And this would not affect accessibility I

Randal Rust
Covansys Corp.
Columbus, OH 
Received on Tuesday, 29 July 2003 10:16:21 UTC

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