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Re: TARGET in BASE

From: <jamie@csd.uwo.ca>
Date: Wed, 1 Apr 1998 12:56:31 -0500 (EST)
Message-Id: <199804011756.MAA05067@brown.csd.uwo.ca>
To: ij@w3.org
Cc: www-html-editor@w3.org
Ian B. Jacobs wrote:
>jamie@csd.uwo.ca wrote:
>> 
>>     According to the accompanying text to section 12.4 target is part
>> of base, but it is not listed in the (strict) DTD.  If it is not part
>> of the DTD then the text is confusing.  Otherwise the text is wrong.
[...]
>I'm not sure what you mean. The "target" attribute is in the 
>transitional DTD, not the strict DTD. A link is provided 
>in section 12.4 for convenience, but is not listed next to
>the "href" attribute: we have chosen not to put deprecated
>attributes in the DTD fragment for each element.
>
>I'm not sure what part is confusing you.

     Okay, I understand now.  I did not realize that `attributes defined
elsewhere' included attributes that might not be in the DTD fragment.
     Thanks and best wishes,
--
J. Blustein <jamie@csd.uwo.ca> / <jamie@acm.org>
Received on Wednesday, 1 April 1998 12:56:59 GMT

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