Re: no replies yet on Forms in Table Cells !?

Brent Eades (beades@ottawa.net)
Wed, 5 Jun 1996 15:19:17 +0000


Message-Id: <199606051929.PAA27890@mail.ottawa.net>
From: "Brent Eades" <beades@ottawa.net>
To: www-html@w3.org
Date: Wed, 5 Jun 1996 15:19:17 +0000
Subject: Re: no replies yet on Forms in Table Cells !?

On  4 Jun 96 at 9:10, John Bro wrote:

>         So far I've only had one reply which just put a  form in a cell.
>         That I can do.  What I can't do is get it to validate. 
> 
>         I'm validating with  James Clark's nsgmls, aka SP,  and the 3.2
>         DTD. It closes a table when it sees <FORM>.  This seems wrong to
>         me.  Is there a reason for it? I admit I'm not fully conversant
>         in DTDish,
>         but it looks to me like it ought to be valid.  It works fine even
>         in  lynx,
>         (except that it introduces a linebreak after the </form> )

I put a document through WebTechs earlier today that contained several 
forms within tables, and it passed cleanly when set to 3.2 non-strict 
conformance.

WebTechs is at http://www.webtechs.com/html-val-svc/, by the way.

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