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Re: What is the valid DTD for <a href?

From: Drake Wilson <drake@begriffli.ch>
Date: Sun, 11 Feb 2007 23:14:22 -0600
To: Chris H <w3c@internethell.NET>
Cc: "[www-validator-list]" <www-validator@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20070212051422.GB15591@drache.begriffli.ch>
Quoth Chris H <w3c@internethell.NET>, on 2007-02-10 17:03:02 -0800:
> <a  
> href="http://www.picosearch.com/cgi-bin/ts.pl?index=213922&help=help">Help</a>
> 
> It's worked for years and works now. But for reasons that are
> completely beyond my comprehension - according to the validator -
> is a completely invalid link. DTD is 4.01 transitional.

I surmise you probably need to escape the & as &amp; so that "&help"
won't be treated as a (nonexistent) entity.

   ---> Drake Wilson

Received on Monday, 12 February 2007 05:11:33 GMT

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