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[Bug 5000] validator parses textarea contents but should not

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Date: Sun, 02 Sep 2007 23:20:05 +0000
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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=5000


ot@w3.org changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
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             Status|NEW                         |RESOLVED
         Resolution|                            |INVALID




------- Comment #1 from ot@w3.org  2007-09-02 23:20 -------
textarea element does not "accept" anything. It is defined as accepting CDATA,
in other words, plain text only. If you want html stuff in there, you'll have
to escape it.

See also:
http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-validator/2007Aug/thread.html#msg143
Received on Sunday, 2 September 2007 23:20:06 UTC

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