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Re: An a start tag seen but an element of the same type was already open.

From: Jaime Iniesta <jaimeiniesta@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 1 Apr 2013 23:29:53 +0200
Message-ID: <CAKFFWV8Zw6LOh7SB-5h5VWc+Zd0S21R-KCTjTfNWE0N8H98vVQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Jukka K. Korpela" <jkorpela@cs.tut.fi>
Cc: "www-validator@w3.org" <www-validator@w3.org>
2013/4/1 Jukka K. Korpela <jkorpela@cs.tut.fi>

> 2013-04-01 23:51, Philip TAYLOR wrote:
>
>  Generated by 'Validating
>> https://sitevalidator.com/**blog/2013/4/validating-the-**
>> longdesc-attribute<https://sitevalidator.com/blog/2013/4/validating-the-longdesc-attribute>
>> '
>>
>> Error [html5]: ""
>>
>> What does "An a start tag" mean ?  Is it an error (i.e., should
>> it read "A start tag") or does it refer to the start tag of
>> an <A> element (in which case it should say so).
>>
>
> It refers to a tag with tag name "a", such as <a href=foo>. Apparently the
> error message is formulated so that it applies to XHTML as well, so it must
> use the lowercase spelling "a". This makes the text somewhat cryptic. The
> following might be better:
>
> An <a> start tag...
>
> (The error message is caused by nesting of "a" elements, which is
> forbidden by the syntax.)
>
> Yucca
>
>
Yes, that was the case, by error I had nested an <a> tag inside another.

Fixed now, thanks!

Jaime
<http://prorubyteam.com>
Received on Monday, 1 April 2013 21:30:22 UTC

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