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Re: [VE][108] "COLS" vs "cols"

From: Robert STEVENS <robert.wts@wendygamble.com>
Date: Sat, 21 Nov 2009 17:22:44 -0400
Message-ID: <000c01ca6af2$d78ccfc0$475477ae@robwendy>
To: <www-validator@w3.org>
Validating http://www.wendygamble.com/RwcS/Test-x.html Error [108]: "there
is no attribute X"

The message from the validator, re line 28, was 'Attribute "COLS" is not a
valid attribute. Did you mean "cols"?'

Pondering the distinction between 'cols' in upper and lower case did not
help.

Just plain deleting 'cols="2" ' was disastrous.

I eventually made the error message and the formatting problem go away by
removing the 'cols="2" ' also the '<tbody>' (and of course '</tbody>') -- 
something which was not mentioned at all in the error message.

Perhaps the generator for this error message needs a little more
intelligibility in its output-message; and more intelligence in its
processing.

Regards.
    Robert
Received on Sunday, 22 November 2009 21:41:11 GMT

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