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Misprint in HTML4.0 draft

From: Scott Matthewman <scottm@danielson.co.uk>
Date: Tue, 8 Jul 1997 18:16:24 +0100
To: <www-html-editor@w3.org>
Message-ID: <19970708172002100.AAA272@scott.danielson.co.uk>
I've been reading the HTML 4.0 draft, and think I've found an error in one
of the examples. In the "inclusions" section
http://www.w3.org/TR/WD-html40/struct/includes.html, there is an example
showing nested <OBJECT> elements:

  <OBJECT title="The Earth as seen from space"
   <OBJECT data="TheEarth.mpeg" type="application/mpeg">
**  <OBJECT src="TheEarth.gif">
     The <STRONG>Earth</STRONG> as seen from space.
**  </OBJECT>

The lines marked ** should either (a) define an IMG element, or (b) define
an OBJECT with a DATA attribute. The SRC attribute isn't defined for the
OBJECT element, is it?

[Of course, I'm not immune to the possibility that I've misread the whole
chapter ;-)]
Scott A. Matthewman, Danielson Limited <scottm@danielson.co.uk>
Tel: +44 (0)1296 24478. Fax: +44 (0)1296 392141
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