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Re: am I missing something here?

From: Ian B. Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 25 Oct 2001 08:23:09 -0400
Message-ID: <3BD8042D.4F1163A3@w3.org>
To: Greg Scharlemann <greg@dreamatlantic.com>
CC: site-comments@w3.org
Greg Scharlemann wrote:
> When I try to validate code as xhtml1.0 strict and within the img tag i
> have a border attribute. The code does not validate.
> I was looking at the source of the www.w3.org home page and I noticed that
> the img tags for the xhtml1.0 strict logos at the bottom all include the
> border attribute. Yet the page still validates. Whats going on here?

The W3C home page is not XHTML 1.0 strict:

  <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"

The logo at the bottom of the page indicates that the page is 
valid XHTML 1.0, but not that it is strict XHTML 1.0.

 _ Ian

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Received on Thursday, 25 October 2001 08:24:55 UTC

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