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Re: [VE][108] Error Message Feedback

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Mon, 24 Jan 2005 09:23:11 +0000
To: Phil Battye <PhilBattye@westonsupermare.freeserve.co.uk>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <20050124092311.GB19598@us-lot.org>

On Fri, Jan 21, 2005 at 01:32:43AM -0000, Phil Battye wrote:
>    Frameset: the attribute "frameborder" is causing a 'white space' error

What is a "white space" error? Are you saying that your webpage
rendering software does not support it correctly?

>    Try your own example by visiting your link>
>    http://www.w3schools.com/html/tryit.asp?filename=tryhtml_frame_cols

The site 'w3schools.com' is in no way affiliated with the W3C, it is
also know to suffer from a number of errors and gives numerous
examples which break good practice. (For that matter, the
www-validator mailing list is populated by more then a few volunteers,
also with no official affiliation to the W3C).
The problem you describe is not a validation issue, so this is not an
appropriate forum to raise it in. I suggest you try the
comp.infosystems.www.authoring.html or alt.html newsgroups, or the
mailing list you can find at http://webdesign-l.com/. However, I
suspect the answers you are likely to get will boil down to (1) Don't
use invalid markup and (2) Don't use frames -

David Dorward                                      http://dorward.me.uk
Received on Monday, 24 January 2005 09:23:15 UTC

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