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Re: Validator does not allow for height attribute

From: Liam Quinn <liam@htmlhelp.com>
Date: Sat, 20 Nov 2004 12:27:30 -0500 (EST)
To: Michael McKenzie <trulogik@hotmail.com>
cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.44.0411201225310.18731-100000@localhost.localdomain>

On Thu, 18 Nov 2004, Michael McKenzie wrote:

> While I am sure I can not be the only one to mention this I am curious as to 
> why the validator does not allow for the "HEIGHT" attribute on elements that 
> the specification clearly says is a valid attribute. I was attempting to 
> create an image with it's exact dimensions in attributes instead of using 
> CSS since I want the page to display properly without CSS but the validator 
> says that it is invalid to use the Height attribute. According the HTML 4.01 
> spec it is a valid use of the attribute so why does the validator reject it? 
> This happens when using both the Strict and Transitional doctypes. Thanks.

You need to provide the URI of a sample document.  Otherwise, all we can
do is guess that you misspelled "height" or "img" or perhaps something in
the DOCTYPE or ...

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Liam Quinn
Received on Saturday, 20 November 2004 17:26:52 GMT

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