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Re: html 4.01 strict

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Mon, 07 Jul 2003 07:58:11 +0200
To: Sam Duncan <sam@kabuki.co.nz>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <3f770b85.486875820@smtp.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>

* Sam Duncan wrote:
>	wondering if someone could help me, I have a page (www.kabuki.co.nz)
>which I am trying to validate as html 4.01 strict, the iframe errors are
>understandable (although I thought they were in the spec) but why does

They are in the spec, but only in the Transitional/Frameset DTDs.

>it complain about the ul tags? It claims I can't have the tag there and
>I'm missing object, button, or map elements! What?!!

Improper nesting of elements. Check the start tags preceding <ul>,
constructs like


are invalid.

>	Also, it complains about a target attribute on an anchor, this can't be
>true. Anchors have always had targets right?

Not in HTML 4.01 Strict, as the validator points out.
Received on Monday, 7 July 2003 01:58:34 UTC

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