vi delimiter?

From: Gregory Barnett (gregoryb@gregs.com)
Date: Thu, Sep 09 1999


From: "Gregory Barnett" <gregoryb@gregs.com>
To: <www-validator@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 9 Sep 1999 14:20:44 -0700
Message-ID: <001101befb09$7415dd60$0f00a8c0@corp>
Subject: vi delimiter?

When trying to validate http://www.gregs.com/sc.php3 I am getting the
following error messages:


Error at line 79:
   <area href="renton.html"
                          an attribute value literal
 can occur in an attribute specification list only after a vi delimiter



Error at line 80:
        shape="rect"
    character data is not allowed here


The actual HTML is nearly identical to the sample in the HTML 4.0
specification (in the pdf version, the sample is on page 166, near the end
of section 13.6.1)


Here is the relevant code from the page.
<p>
<img class="logo" src="scmap.gif" width="385" height="445" usemap="#scmap"
alt="Puget Sound Map with Greg's locations.">


<map name="scmap">
<area href="kent.html"
	shape="rect"
	coords="263, 286, 371, 333"
	alt="Kent">
<area href="federalway.html"
	shape="rect"
	coords="37, 315, 179, 440"
	alt="Federal Way>
<area href="renton.html"
	shape="rect"
	coords="275, 175, 382, 230"
	alt="Renton">
<area href="bellevue.html"
	shape="rect"
	coords="229, 41, 377, 154"
	alt="Bellevue">
<area href="seattle.html"
	shape="rect"
	coords="0, 50, 194, 164"
	alt="Seattle">
</map>


Is there some mistake in my HTML, or is this a bug in the validator?

thanks in advance for the help,

Gregory Barnett
Network Administrator
Greg's Japanese Auto
253-872-0840
253-872-0763 (fax)
gregoryb@gregs.com
www.gregs.com