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bug with <textarea> in xhtml

From: <vincent.fiack@laposte.net>
Date: Wed, 19 Jun 2002 10:40:36 -0400 (EDT)
Message-Id: <GXYJEB$B420942C6067C531AA6172C696EF131E@laposte.net>
To: www-validator@w3.org




Hello,

The validator seems to be too permissive with texareas.
According to the DTD, the texarea element has to contain #PCDATA.

However, the valdiator is accepting EMPTY textarea elements.

Exemple :
...
<textarea name="content" rows="8" cols="40" />
...
is valid, although it should not be.

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Vincent Fiack.

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Received on Wednesday, 26 June 2002 01:05:51 GMT

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