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Validator Error?

From: Nikolay Dolgov <ndolgov@hotmail.com>
Date: Sat, 25 May 2002 23:18:07 -0400 (EDT)
To: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <F81ryR7uF8LLt1GtGZB00006fe5@hotmail.com>


I'm getting concerned with the validator service. It would not validate a 
page which contains a TARGET attribute for A element("Error: there is no 
attribute "TARGET" for this element (in this HTML version)"). I do not see 
any good reason for it, since HTML 4.01 clearly states "The target attribute 
may be set for elements that create links (A, LINK), image maps (AREA), and 
forms (FORM)." [http://www.w3.org/TR/html401/present/frames.html] I would 
appreciate if you address this issue in the future patches for the 
validator. Thank you.

Nikolay Dolgov.

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