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Re: [VE][108] New Error Message Suggestion

From: Jens Brueckmann <lists@j-a-b.net>
Date: Wed, 02 Jun 2004 22:59:26 +0200
To: "www-validator@w3.org" <www-validator@w3.org>
Message-ID: <opr8zi9cy3bcgun6@smtp2.kontent.de>

>> <!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"
>> "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd">
>
> Wrong DTD for HTML 4.01 Transitional, you're specifying HTML 4.0
> Transitional; the right one is:
>
> <!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Transitional//EN"
>             "http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/loose.dtd">
>
> With that doctype, the document is valid according to the validator.

It is, but what puzzles me is that both DTDs contain exactly the same  
attributes list for the FORM element, as far as I can see.
So why should Ljoha's choice of HTML 4.0 Transitional return an error  
while HTML 4.01 Transitional will not?


jens


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