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Re: validator missing an error

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Thu, 14 Nov 2002 00:06:30 +0100
To: Jean Delvare <khali@linux-fr.org>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <3dd8da44.10005917@smtp.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>

* 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, see http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/intro/sgmltut.html#h-3.2.2
If the attribute value contains no characters but [A-Za-z0-9:.-_]
it may be left unquoted.
Received on Wednesday, 13 November 2002 18:06:25 UTC

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