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Re: HTML5 Conformance Checker: Warning on element <menu>

From: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 29 Oct 2014 21:57:55 -0700
Message-ID: <CA+ri+V=P1Wp_UeRFpeaqDkQz28X44LB9fVfL8yFje6pKaMWR6A@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Jukka K. Korpela" <jkorpela@cs.tut.fi>
Cc: "www-validator@w3.org" <www-validator@w3.org>, n <n@rves.net>
On 29 October 2014 21:38, Jukka K. Korpela <jkorpela@cs.tut.fi> wrote:

> The issue is whether browsers implement it in the way described in HTML5
> drafts / WHATWG documents, completely differently from its legacy meaning
> and implementation.

If the site uses a HTML5 doctype then it should be prepared to be checked
against HTML5. if you want to use <menu> without a warning then use HTML 4
doctype. The warning indicates that it is not implemented as described in
HTML 5.1

besides its simply a warning, there is nothing to stop it being used.



HTML 5.1 <http://www.w3.org/html/wg/drafts/html/master/>
Received on Thursday, 30 October 2014 04:59:09 UTC

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