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[XHTML 2] type attribute on the param element

From: Jim Ley <jim@jibbering.com>
Date: Sun, 29 May 2005 15:40:04 +0100
Message-ID: <017c01c5645c$4d76b040$2402a8c0@Snufkin>
To: <www-html-editor@w3.org>
Cc: <xhtml2-issues@hades.mn.aptest.com>

Dear HTML Working Group,

24.2 defines something called a type attribute on a param element:

| type = ContentTypes
| This attribute specifies the content type of the resource designated by 
the src
| attribute. It is used to help the user agent decide whether it can process
| this element's contents.

given that the param element is not defined to have a src attribute, I 
cannot see what this attribute possibly does, please clarify, either by 
including the src attribute with an appropriate definition or removing the 
type attribute.


Jim Ley 
Received on Sunday, 29 May 2005 14:40:20 UTC

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