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Re: validator broken for http://www.google.co.uk/

From: Ruud Steltenpool <svg@steltenpower.com>
Date: Mon, 10 Aug 2009 11:10:24 +0200
Message-ID: <4A7FE400.7040500@steltenpower.com>
To: www-validator@w3.org
>>  Error  Line 7, Column 741: Attribute "BGCOLOR" is not a valid 
>> attribute. Did you mean "bgcolor"?
>> yet the code it highlights has a lowercase bgcolor:

> This is a generic message applied to all unrecognised attributes on the 
> off chance that XHTML is being used and the attribute is in uppercase.
> It seems to be one of the most confusing messages, with numerous queries 
> to the mailing list about it.
> Can we get it scrapped for the next release of the Validator please?

Please fix, instead of scrap.
Received on Monday, 10 August 2009 09:20:19 UTC

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