Thanks Matt. Here's a related observation. If the wrong code is entered for the Captcha, the email field is reliably emptied out. Then when the correct Captcha code is entered, the field remains blank and requires re-entry of the email address. This is a very repeatable way to reproduce the issue.
On Aug 25, 4:37 pm, Matt Harris <thematthar...@twitter.com> wrote: > Hey, > > Thanks for highlighting this to us. I've let the web team know about > so they can address it. > Best, > Matt > > > > > > On Wed, Aug 25, 2010 at 12:27 PM, RF <rfrank...@airportview.net> wrote: > > The account setup pages have several HTML errors exposed by the W3C > > Markup Validation Service. The worst is on line 169. A reference to > > the non-existent ID "user_password" causes the next field, email, to > > forget the email address submitted. This error bumps the attempt > > counter, thus giving the user only 3 actual attempts to setup an > > account. > > > The following link invokes the validator and lists the errors for / > > account/new: > > >http://validator.w3.org/check?uri=https%3A%2F%2Ftwitter.com%2Faccount... > > > -- > > Twitter developer documentation and resources:http://dev.twitter.com/doc > > API updates via Twitter:http://twitter.com/twitterapi > > Issues/Enhancements Tracker:http://code.google.com/p/twitter-api/issues/list > > Change your membership to this > > group:http://groups.google.com/group/twitter-development-talk?hl=en > > -- > > Matt Harris > Developer Advocate, Twitterhttp://twitter.com/themattharris- Hide quoted text > - > > - Show quoted text - -- Twitter developer documentation and resources: http://dev.twitter.com/doc API updates via Twitter: http://twitter.com/twitterapi Issues/Enhancements Tracker: http://code.google.com/p/twitter-api/issues/list Change your membership to this group: http://groups.google.com/group/twitter-development-talk?hl=en