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Re: HTML 4.02 : minor bug fix and update

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Fri, 10 Feb 2006 20:42:46 +0000 (UTC)
To: www-html@w3.org
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On Wed, 08 Feb 2006 13:49:06 +0000, VK <schools_ring@yahoo.com> wrote:
>
> It is urgently needed to fix two old bugs in HTML schemas:
> 
> 1. IFRAME element needs to be added to HTML Strict.

Agreed. We'll be adding it in the HTML5 proposal draft.

   http://whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/#multimedia

The <iframe> element isn't in the draft yet, but then neither is <object> 
or <img> -- I haven't gotten as far as writing the spec for that part.

Note that HTML5 is not a W3C specification, it's merely a proposal. (And 
currently an incomplete one at that.)


> 2. WRAP attribute for TEXTAREA has to be added to all schemas or at 
> least to HTML Strict. It was originally excluded by mistake as it was 
> thought that CSS can be used instead. It can not because this attribute 
> defines *form submission behavior* (with or without line breaks in the 
> text) and cannot be replaced by CSS rules.

Agreed. We've already added it to the Web Forms 2 proposal draft (part of 
the HTML5 proposals):

   http://whatwg.org/specs/web-forms/current-work/#wrap

Cheers,
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