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Re: Atribute error on element link used for safari favicon

From: Anna Marie Golden <amgolden@uw.edu>
Date: Mon, 11 Jan 2016 13:50:02 -0800
Message-ID: <CALsf5z-iBPqgJK3F2L-jaapXmDeg-abugyTMk74bh+0akQq+Fg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Christiaan Huizinga <christiaan.huizinga@gmail.com>
Cc: the Validator group <www-validator@w3.org>
Remove the color attribute.

On Sat, Jan 9, 2016 at 6:28 AM, Christiaan Huizinga <
christiaan.huizinga@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hello,
>
> First I apologize for any spelling mistakes. English is not my first
> language.
>
> I've just used favicon generator on realfavicongenerator.net. This gives
> me the following html code for html5:
>
> <link rel="apple-touch-icon" sizes="57x57"
> href="/favicons/apple-touch-icon-57x57.png">
> <link rel="apple-touch-icon" sizes="60x60"
> href="/favicons/apple-touch-icon-60x60.png">
> <link rel="apple-touch-icon" sizes="72x72"
> href="/favicons/apple-touch-icon-72x72.png">
> <link rel="apple-touch-icon" sizes="76x76"
> href="/favicons/apple-touch-icon-76x76.png">
> <link rel="apple-touch-icon" sizes="114x114"
> href="/favicons/apple-touch-icon-114x114.png">
> <link rel="apple-touch-icon" sizes="120x120"
> href="/favicons/apple-touch-icon-120x120.png">
> <link rel="apple-touch-icon" sizes="144x144"
> href="/favicons/apple-touch-icon-144x144.png">
> <link rel="apple-touch-icon" sizes="152x152"
> href="/favicons/apple-touch-icon-152x152.png">
> <link rel="apple-touch-icon" sizes="180x180"
> href="/favicons/apple-touch-icon-180x180.png">
> <link rel="icon" type="image/png" href="/favicons/favicon-32x32.png"
> sizes="32x32">
> <link rel="icon" type="image/png"
> href="/favicons/android-chrome-192x192.png" sizes="192x192">
> <link rel="icon" type="image/png" href="/favicons/favicon-96x96.png"
> sizes="96x96">
> <link rel="icon" type="image/png" href="/favicons/favicon-16x16.png"
> sizes="16x16">
> <link rel="manifest" href="/favicons/manifest.json">
> <link rel="mask-icon" href="/favicons/safari-pinned-tab.svg"
> color="#ed1e78">
> <link rel="shortcut icon" href="/favicons/favicon.ico">
> <meta name="msapplication-TileColor" content="#ed1e78">
> <meta name="msapplication-TileImage"
> content="/favicons/mstile-144x144.png">
> <meta name="msapplication-config" content="/favicons/browserconfig..xml">
> <meta name="theme-color" content="#ffffff">
>
> Next thing I do is check the code on https://validator.w3.org. This gives
> me the following error:
>
> *Error*: Attribute color not allowed on element link
> <http://www.w3.org/html/wg/drafts/html/master/single-page.html#the-link-element> at
> this point.
>
> <link rel="mask-icon" href="/favicons/safari-pinned-tab.svg"
> color="#ed1e78">
>
> [image: Inline afbeelding 1]
> How do I solve this? I don't know where else to ask this question anymore..
> I couldn't find an answer true google or any forum and using the
> color-atribute is the official way to do this for the Safari pinned tab
> according to the Apple website.
>
>
> Kind regards,
> Christiaan Huizinga
>



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