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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.

Received on Sunday, 25 September 2005 10:13:03 UTC

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