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Re: various attribute problems in Amaya 1.2a

From: Vincent QUINT <Vincent.Quint@imag.fr>
Date: Sat, 28 Mar 1998 09:54:04 +0100
Message-Id: <199803280854.JAA06621@lifou.inrialpes.fr>
To: Bertrand.Ibrahim@cui.unige.ch
cc: www-amaya@w3.org
> Amaya 1.2a still chokes on attribute value "valign = Baseline", saying that
> it is an unknown value. I use it for a table cell. Let me know if you need
> me to provide you with an example.

In HTML 3.2, the only valid values for valign are top, middle, and bottom
baseline has been added in HTML 4.0 (http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/).
The current version of Amaya is not yet fully 4.0 compliant.
We plan to add more 4.0 features in the next release.

> The same happens for attribute value "shape = POLYGON" (in a map tag). Amaya
> says it's an unknown attribute value.

In HTML 3.2 the only valid values for shape are rect, circle, and poly
(not polygon). In HTML 4.0, default has been added, but polygon is still
invalid.  Just write poly instead.

> It also still doesn't recognize the Height attribute, saying it's an unknown
> attribute.

I am surprised. Amaya does accept height for elements applet, img, object,
td and th.  In what case do you get this error message?

Thanks for your comments, Bertrand,


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