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Re: Encoded characters should be valid in mailto

From: Michael[tm] Smith <mike@w3.org>
Date: Sun, 11 May 2014 19:24:57 +0900
To: NSC Webmaster <webmaster@nsc.ca>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <20140511102457.GO23290@jay.w3.org>
NSC Webmaster <webmaster@nsc.ca>, 2014-05-04 10:18 -0400:

>    *Error*: Bad value mailto: webmaster@nsc.ca for attribute href on
>    element a<http://www.w3.org/html/wg/drafts/html/master/single-page.html#the-a-element>:
>    Illegal character in scheme data: not a URL code point.

You need to make that "mailto:webmaster@nsc.ca" in your source, not
"mailto: webmaster@nsc.ca" (drop the space after "mailto:").

>    From line 162, column 59; to line 162, column 203
> 
>    s, e-mail *<a
>    href="&#109;&#97;&#105;&#108;&#116;&#111;&#58;&#32;&#119;&#101;&#98;&#109;&#97;&#115;&#116;&#101;&#114;&#64;&#110;&#115;&#99;&#46;&#99;&#97;">*

Same problem. "&#32;" is a space. You can't have a space in a URL.

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Michael[tm] Smith http://people.w3.org/mike

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