[whatwg] WA1: <meta> attribute requirements
ian at hixie.ch
Mon Jul 18 06:12:35 PDT 2005
On Mon, 18 Jul 2005, fantasai wrote:
> HTML 4 #REQUIREs the 'content' attribute for <meta>. It does not require
> 'name' probably only because the DTD can't express a requirement of
> "either 'name' or 'http-equiv'": as WA1 notes, a <meta> element without
> a 'name' attribute isn't defining any meta data. Is there a reason why
> these attributes are nonetheless all optional in WA1?
What would it mean for them to be required?
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