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Re: [VE][127] seemingly invalid error message

From: Dag-Erling Smørgrav <des@des.no>
Date: Fri, 19 Feb 2010 21:08:19 +0100
To: <info@ahtcsonline.com>
Cc: <www-validator@w3.org>
Message-ID: <86ljepdm4s.fsf@ds4.des.no>
"Evan Einhorn" <info@ahtcsonline.com> writes:
> I received an error message that I don't think is appropriate since
> the element that they are say is missing is there.  The message says
> that I am missing the ">" after the .js and before the closing
> "</script>.

Nope, the message says

> Line 136, Column 53: required attribute "type" not specified

And then it goes on to explain that

> in most HTML and XHTML document types the "type" attribute is required
> on the "script" element


> Typical values for type are [...] type="text/javascript" for <script>.

There's no substitute for reading the fine error message...

Dag-Erling Smørgrav - des@des.no
Received on Friday, 19 February 2010 20:08:53 UTC

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