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Re: Border Colour Code in 4.01

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Fri, 15 Dec 2006 10:38:20 +0000
To: Pete Clowes <pete@internetbusinessdirectory.co.uk>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <20061215103820.GB32592@us-lot.org>

On Thu, Dec 14, 2006 at 04:54:45PM -0000, Pete Clowes wrote:
>    <table align="left" border="1" bordercolor="maroon" cellpadding="0"
>    cellspacing="0" width="780">

>    Can you please advise how I can have my maroon border and still be
>    valid 4.01 code.

Use CSS for presentation. 

http://www.w3.org/TR/CSS2/box.html#border-color-properties

>    I am also confused, as the web site below says W3C has recently
>    allowed this attribute:

>    http://www.htmlgoodies.com/tutorials/html_401/article.php/3479671

That would be an error.

HTML Goodies is, without a doubt, the worst HTML tutorial site I've
ever had the misfortune to come across. It probably has more errors
then it does correct information. I strongly suggest you avoid it.

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David Dorward                                      http://dorward.me.uk
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