#353 drop-proprietary-attributes leaves <table height>


The NS/IE extension <table height> produces a warning "proprietary attribute" and changes behaviour accordingly. But drop-proprietary-attributes does not remove it.

Possibly related to
[ 427669 ] Typo: "heighy" should be "height"
[ 431964 ] <table height=""> not flagged as error

Tobias Weber <check@celvina.de>


  • Anonymous - 2003-04-02

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    As you surmised, it is related to bug #431964, which states :

    As for Tidy, there is a known problem with its checking of illegal
    attributes. The problem is that in most cases, Tidy does not check
    attributes on a per-element basis. Because "height" is allowed on
    certain other elements like <img> and<object>, Tidy ends up allowing it
    on ALL elements.

    "--drop-proprietary-attributes yes" will only drop attributes that are
    marked in the "attribute_defs" table in "attrs.c", as being
    VERS_PROPRIETARY. The "table" attribute is not marked as such,
    because of the comment described above.

    I suppose a special case hack for "table height" could be made in
    PPrintAttrs() in "pprint.c".

  • Anonymous - 2003-04-02
    • milestone: --> Current - all platforms
  • Björn Höhrmann

    • assigned_to: nobody --> hoehrmann
  • Björn Höhrmann

    • status: open --> closed-fixed
  • Björn Höhrmann

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    Fixed in CVS.


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