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RE: [VE][232] getting this error Error [232]: "number of attribute names and name tokens (X) exceeds ATTCNT (Y)"

From: Steve Faulkner <sfaulkner@paciellogroup.com>
Date: Mon, 26 Jan 2009 10:35:42 -0000
To: "'olivier Thereaux'" <ot@w3.org>
Cc: <www-validator@w3.org>
Message-ID: <00b701c97fa1$d6867cd0$83937670$@com>

Hi Olivier, I am creating some modified DTD's for HTML4.01 and XHTML 1.0,
Is there any chance that these can be added to the W3C validator as
experimental (X)HTML+ARIA DTD's?
So that they can be used as DOCTYPE override selections?

with regards

Steve Faulkner
Technical Director - TPG Europe
Director - Web Accessibility Tools Consortium

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-----Original Message-----
From: olivier Thereaux [mailto:ot@w3.org] 
Sent: 20 January 2009 15:35
To: Steve Faulkner
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Subject: Re: [VE][232] getting this error Error [232]: "number of attribute
names and name tokens (X) exceeds ATTCNT (Y)"

Hi Steve, all

On 16-Jan-09, at 12:37 PM, Steve Faulkner wrote:
> So is it possible to Increase the ATTCNT in the SGML declaration  
> used with
> custom DTDs. On the W3C validator?

I only vaguely recall past issues with ATTCNT and somewhat remember  
that changing that value could be problematic for "standard" DTDs but  
I can't find any specific pointer, so we might as well try and test:
I upped the ATTCNT in the SGML declaration, and we can test on the  
development version of the validator at:

If this change does not affect validation against other DTDs (need to  
run test suite), this change should make the next release.

Received on Monday, 26 January 2009 10:36:21 UTC

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