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Re: [VE][108] Error Message Feedback

From: Jukka K. Korpela <jkorpela@cs.tut.fi>
Date: Tue, 5 Jul 2005 09:13:34 +0300 (EEST)
To: saravanan <saravanan@trivamsolutions.com>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.GSO.4.63.0507050910330.1585@korppi.cs.tut.fi>

On Tue, 5 Jul 2005, saravanan wrote:

> Line 161, column 193: element "EMBED" undefined

This is the essential error message: the document type definition you have 
declared (or any other DTD in HTML specifications for that matter) does
not contain an element named "EMBED". The other messages are about the 
attributes of this element; since the element is not allowed, no 
attributes are allowed for it either.

In HTML specifications, the general embedding element is the "OBJECT" 
element. Replacing "EMBED" by it can be problematic, though, since the 
functionalities, attributes, and browser support vary.

-- 
Jukka "Yucca" Korpela, http://www.cs.tut.fi/~jkorpela/
Received on Tuesday, 5 July 2005 06:13:43 GMT

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