Re: Errors.. checking the content inside href

Thomas,

In (the source of) a HTML document & has to follow by ; with something 
in between. Always. HTML entities those constructions are called.

If you want a "&" on your screen, or as part of the address a link 
points to you have to encode it as "&"



validator coders:

Many, many people assume that hrefs are an exception to the rule when it 
comes to "&", maybe it's an idea to make the feedback of the validator 
more clear&specific in this case?


Cheers,

Ruud


Thomas Mack wrote:
> Whenever I check my site, I get 34 Errors, and 27 warnings... That's 
> good, except it's giving me errors like:
> Line 61, Column 66: cannot generate system identifier for general entity 
> "type"
> 
>  <a href="default.aspx?ViewDetail&type=events&id=11">
> 
> It's checking the content inside links. Why is this?
> 
> The URL is 
> http://validator.w3.org/check?uri=www.eastcoastgardencenter.com%2Fnew&charset=(detect+automatically)&doctype=Inline&group=0 
> 
> 
> But it doesn't do it on my other website:
> http://validator.w3.org/check?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.black-crystal.net&charset=(detect+automatically)&doctype=Inline&group=0&user-agent=W3C_Validator%2F1.654 
> 
> 
> Both of them are dynamically generated by ASPNET.
> 
> 
> 

Received on Monday, 30 March 2009 14:23:13 UTC