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Re: [VE][107] New Error Message Suggestion

From: Liam Quinn <liam@htmlhelp.com>
Date: Sun, 6 Jun 2004 21:42:42 -0400 (EDT)
To: Te Hana Mercieca <tehana@healthinsite.gov.au>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.44.0406062142010.25220-100000@localhost.localdomain>

On Mon, 7 Jun 2004, Te Hana Mercieca wrote:

> I am desperately trying to work out what the hell this error message is
> trying to tell me as it is not in the error message interpretation list
> on the WC3 Validator website and when I check all of the rules for
> option button input types, cannot find anything to suggest that the way
> I have coded this radio button is wrong.
> 
> Line 497, column 47: the name and VI delimiter can be omitted from an
> attribute specification only if SHORTTAG YES is specified
> <td><input type="radio" value="cur" checked /></td>
> 
> Here is my xml, doctype and html declarations - perhaps this has
> something to do with why I am experiencing this error?
> 
> <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
> <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.1//EN" "DTD/xhtml11.dtd">
> <html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" xml:lang="en">

You need to use checked="checked" in XHTML.

-- 
Liam Quinn
Received on Sunday, 6 June 2004 21:40:59 GMT

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