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Re: Valid Site html section non validating in xhtml..

From: J. Greenlees <jaqui@jaqui-greenlees.net>
Date: Thu, 10 Aug 2006 15:41:22 -0700
Message-ID: <44DBB612.8090805@jaqui-greenlees.net>
To: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
CC: www-validator@w3.org

David Dorward wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 10, 2006 at 03:33:12PM -0700, J. Greenlees wrote:
> 
>> Except that when validating against the XHTML Strict DTD the image width 
>> and height attributes cause a failed validation, since they are 
>> [i]not[/i] included in the DTD attribute list for images.
>> by putting them into a style statement the error goes away.
> 
>>From http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/dtds.html#a_dtd_XHTML-1.0-Strict
> 
> <!ELEMENT img EMPTY>
> <!ATTLIST img
>   %attrs;
>   src         %URI;          #REQUIRED
>   alt         %Text;         #REQUIRED
>   longdesc    %URI;          #IMPLIED
>   height      %Length;       #IMPLIED    <-----------------------
>   width       %Length;       #IMPLIED    <-----------------------
>   usemap      %URI;          #IMPLIED
>   ismap       (ismap)        #IMPLIED
>   >
> 
> Width and height are definitely there.
> 
Then why does validating it give errors if they are not in a style element?
the errors came from the CSS validator, I know that the height and width 
attributes caused the failure in validation.
Received on Thursday, 10 August 2006 22:41:01 GMT

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