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Re: size attribute in input element causes problems

From: Conor Lennon <conorlennon@eircom.net>
Date: Mon, 24 Nov 2008 17:11:16 -0000
To: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.uk4vc2dapqsu0s@linux-e5mi.site>

Yes. I intended to use HTML5.
Thanks for your help.
Conor

On Mon, 24 Nov 2008 16:54:22 -0000, Chuck Houpt <chuck@habilis.net> wrote:

> Ah, I see, Thanks. So your page's doctype declares it as HTML5, not  
> XHTML1. So the error is correct, HTML5 doesn't allow size, just the help  
> text is wrong:
>
> http://www.w3.org/TR/2008/WD-html5-diff-20080610/#absent-attributes
>
> Just to verify: you did intend to use the experimental/draft HTML5, not  
> HTML4 or XHTML1?
>
> - Chuck
>
> On Nov 24, 2008, at 10:52 AM, Conor Lennon wrote:
>
>>
>> Hi Chuck,
>> Thanks for getting back to me.
>>
>> The page is on a protected area of the site, but I've put a copy of the  
>> html page at
>> http://www.blazzers.com/problem.html
>>
>> The page normally has it's content type set to
>> content-type: text/html; charset=ISO-8859-15
>> However, the copy of this has the charset missing, so there's an extra  
>> validator warning.
>>
>> Conor
>>
>> On Mon, 24 Nov 2008 15:44:12 -0000, Chuck Houpt <chuck@habilis.net>  
>> wrote:
>>
>>> Hi Conor,
>>>
>>> When I validate your line of XHTML, the Validator reports it as valid.  
>>> Could you give more details of the problem? Ideally, could you give  
>>> the URL of the page you are trying to validate?
>>>
>>> Cheers - Chuck
>>>
>>> On Nov 24, 2008, at 7:39 AM, Conor Lennon wrote:
>>>
>>>>
>>>> This appears to be incorrect to me.
>>>>
>>>> This is line 69 in my HTML:
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>
>
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