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Re: Error in the validation... Its about access key

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Sun, 08 Apr 2007 18:20:19 +0100
Message-ID: <46192453.9070404@dorward.me.uk>
To: Jean-Nicolas Boulay Desjardins <jnbdzjnbdz@gmail.com>
CC: www-validator@w3.org

Jean-Nicolas Boulay Desjardins wrote:
> Here is the code it tels me its valid but if you look up close you can
> see that the accesskey is the same in the tow (accesskey="a").
> This could not be valid on less you think it should be valid to be able
> to open tow different page with the same key.

Nothing in the DTD forbids duplicate accesskey values, so a validator
shouldn't report such instances. The prose of the specification doesn't

It is a bad idea to use duplicate accesskeys though (due to how it has
been implemented in most browsers).

David Dorward                               <http://dorward.me.uk/>
Received on Sunday, 8 April 2007 17:20:47 UTC

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