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Re: Element style is missing required attribute scoped, but scoped is a boolean attribute

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Mon, 26 Mar 2012 09:19:05 +0100
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-Id: <92E3AC99-2F3F-4174-80A0-7710C57A0363@dorward.me.uk>
To: Martijn Otto <martijn.otto@copernica.com>

On 26 Mar 2012, at 08:39, Martijn Otto wrote:

> I am having issues validating a html5 document with an inline style tag. The validator complains about a missing scoped attribute.
> When checking the specs, it says that the scoped attribute is a boolean one. This means that including it at all means a true value. To give false for the attribute it has to be omitted entirely.
> Therefor, omitting the attribute has to be valid, otherwise there would be no valid way to specify a non-scoping style tag.

There is: Put the style element in the head. Style elements in the content part of the document must be scoped.

David Dorward
Received on Monday, 26 March 2012 08:19:42 UTC

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