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Microsoft's Chapter_6/html-attribute-025.htm needs to be adjusted and corrected

From: Gérard Talbot <css21testsuite@gtalbot.org>
Date: Tue, 11 May 2010 20:24:13 -0700
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To: "public-css-testsuite@w3.org" <public-css-testsuite@w3.org>
Cc: "Arron Eicholz" <Arron.Eicholz@microsoft.com>
Hello all,

Testcases involved are:




Browsers do not consistently have the same default padding value for
HTML 4 textearea elements. The test assumes that there is a default 1px
padding for HTML 4 textearea elements. The tester (or a machine) may
feel/see that Firefox 3.6.3 and Konqueror 4.4.3 fail such testcase when
in fact the testcase must/should require a padding: 0px declaration on

Again, here too, I would definitely remove the recourse of universal
selector * and redo the stylesheet of the testcase, and keep it very


In testcase
cols attribute is required for HTML textarea elements: cols attribute is
not a deprecated attribute. So, the doctype declaration should not be
transitional but a strict one instead.

regards, Gérard
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