Re: Error checking attribute ALT

On Wed, 06 May 2009 22:21:54 +0200, Jukka K. Korpela <> wrote:
> Anne van Kesteren wrote:
>> You can only use the alt attribute on <input> if the type
>> attribute specifies image.
> That's something that a wannabe excuse for a draft of a specification  
> wants to say. According to DTDs in published specifications, no such  
> restriction is possible. It's also a restriction that published HTML  
> specifications do not make in prose.

It is the reason however, that the validator gives that message, as far as I can tell.

Anne van Kesteren

Received on Thursday, 7 May 2009 05:53:32 UTC