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Re: [VE][108]Error Message Feedback

From: Brad M <braddm@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 24 Jan 2005 11:34:10 -0600
Message-ID: <3dbf932d050124093410ed0345@mail.gmail.com>
To: www-validator@w3.org

Thanks so much for the help David.

Also, thanks for pointing out that W3Schools is not affiliated with W3C!

Have a great day,

Brad


On Mon, 24 Jan 2005 17:15:58 +0000, David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk> wrote:
> On Mon, Jan 24, 2005 at 11:08:27AM -0600, Brad M wrote:
> > I received this error for using target="_blank"
> > I'm not sure why.
> 
> You are using a Strict DTD. Target appears only in Frameset and
> Transitional.
> 
> > examples at
> > http://www.w3schools.com/html/tryit.asp?filename=tryhtml_link_target
> > and
> > http://www.w3schools.com/tags/tag_a.asp
> 
> W3schools is not affiliated with the W3C.
> 
> According to the specification:
> http://w3.org/TR/html4/index/attributes.html
> ... you need to use the Loose (Transitional) DTD.
> 
> New windows are not a good idea though:
> http://diveintoaccessibility.org/day_16_not_opening_new_windows.html
> http://www.useit.com/alertbox/990530.html (item 2)
> http://w3.org/TR/WCAG10/#tech-avoid-pop-ups
> 
> --
> David Dorward                                      http://dorward.me.uk
> 
> 


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Brad McIntyre
Received on Monday, 24 January 2005 17:34:42 GMT

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