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Re: Question

From: Ville Skyttä <ville.skytta@iki.fi>
Date: Sun, 25 Sep 2005 13:12:49 +0300
To: www-validator@w3.org
Message-Id: <1127643169.2764.20.camel@localhost.localdomain>

On Sun, 2005-09-25 at 12:50 +0300, Jukka K. Korpela wrote:
> On Fri, 23 Sep 2005, Andy Mather wrote:
> 
> > This is not a bug, but on the results page, where it says that the page 
> > is valid (hopefully), could the Address input box where the page URL is, 
> > be made longer.
> 
> Sounds like a very reasonable request to me. I guess it's just an 
> oversight that on the results page, the <input> element containing the URL 
> has no size attribute. This means that the visible width of the field is 
> some browser-dependent default value, typically around 20. Since URLs are 
> usually longer, and often much longer, a setting like size="40", as in the 
> validator's main user interface, would seem appropriate. I wouldn't even
> object to size="50", even though imposes a relativelty large minimal 
> requirement on page width.

This has been addressed in the upcoming 0.7.1 version of the Validator,
incidentally by setting the size of that input field to 50.

http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=1845
http://qa-dev.w3.org/wmvs/0.7/
Received on Sunday, 25 September 2005 10:13:03 GMT

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