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Re: [VE][247] Add Subject Here

From: Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Date: Wed, 16 Nov 2011 17:16:21 +0100
To: Philip TAYLOR <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
Cc: Aneka Diskusi <diskusian@gmail.com>, www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <20111116171621688103.75901d84@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Philip TAYLOR, Wed, 16 Nov 2011 16:08:28 +0000:
> Aneka Diskusi wrote:
>> 
>> Validating http://www.alathitunguang.com/
>> Error [247]: "NET-enabling start-tag requires SHORTTAG YES"
> 
>> Warning Line 61, Column 68: NET-enabling start-tag requires SHORTTAG YES
>> 
>> <img src="pic1.jpg" width="200" height="200" alt="alathitunguang1" />
> 
> In other words, don't use "/>" to close <img> tags in HTML 4.01 
> Transitional.

My reading of the facts, puts the blame on the validator: It would not 
matter very much if the HTML4 validator had stopped issuing that 
warning. Especially now that HTML5 allows the use of "/>" to close 
<img> tags. But even per HTML4's rules,  it is only a warning and not 
an error. 
-- 
Leif H Silli
Received on Wednesday, 16 November 2011 16:17:09 GMT

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