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Re: Form Error

From: Jukka K. Korpela <jkorpela@cs.tut.fi>
Date: Sat, 13 Jan 2007 23:25:03 +0200 (EET)
To: www-validator@w3.org
cc: Billy Wan <soba.yaki@gmail.com>
Message-ID: <Pine.GSO.4.64.0701132322480.3395@mustatilhi.cs.tut.fi>
On Fri, 12 Jan 2007, Karl Dubost wrote:

> Le 12 janv. 2007 à 09:50, Billy Wan a écrit :
>> I have used the W3C Validator and it keeps saying this error:
>> "document type does not allow element "FORM" here; missing one of "APPLET", 
>> "OBJECT", "MAP", "IFRAME" start-tag ."
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> Without more references, it's difficult to say what to fix?

Right, but I think we can make an educated guess. Probably there is some 
text-level markup before the form element and a text-level element hasn't 
been closed. For example, <font ...><form ...> isn't allowed, since a font 
element cannot contain a block level element like form.

Jukka "Yucca" Korpela, http://www.cs.tut.fi/~jkorpela/
Received on Saturday, 13 January 2007 21:25:14 UTC

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