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Re: X-UA-Compatible http-equiv on meta should be recognized by the HTML5 Conformance Checker

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Thu, 18 Nov 2010 11:13:35 +0000
Cc: <www-validator@w3.org>
Message-Id: <2C1015AB-CEAE-49B6-8762-D8856A1B04DC@dorward.me.uk>
To: John Anderson <janderson@elevationchurch.org>

On 17 Nov 2010, at 15:44, John Anderson wrote:
> Bad value X-UA-Compatible for attribute http-equiv on element meta.
> <meta http-equiv="X-UA-Compatible" content="IE=edge,chrome=1" />
> This is a vital portion of the spec and should be expected by the validator..

The spec lists the allowed values at http://www.w3.org/TR/html5/semantics.html#attr-meta-http-equiv  X-UA-Compatible isn't one of them. 

If you want to raise this, you should do with with the HTML Working Group, not the validator team.

David Dorward
Received on Thursday, 18 November 2010 11:14:12 UTC

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