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Re: validator missing an error

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Wed, 13 Nov 2002 23:03:33 +0000 (GMT)
To: Jean Delvare <khali@linux-fr.org>
Cc: "www-validator@w3.org" <www-validator@w3.org>, Olivier Thereaux <ot@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0211132302480.3155-100000@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Wed, 13 Nov 2002, Jean Delvare wrote:
> 
> I could notice yesterday that though the validator will complain about
> <font size=+1>, asking for quotes around +1, it won't complain about
> <font size=-1>. It should, right?

No, "-" is a valid character to have unquoted but "+" is not. It's an SGML
thing...

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