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Re: Tidy cannot open file

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Tue, 15 Jun 2004 23:26:21 +0200
To: "Bill Reddie" <info@channel1records.com>
Cc: html-tidy@w3.org
Message-ID: <40f368a2.112633878@smtp.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>

* Bill Reddie wrote:
>Am using Tidy GUI to clean up some messy FrontPage html. Have
>successfully cleaned up all pages except one. When Tidy is
>given the source C:\channel1records.com\conditioned_reaction.htm...
>it returns a message stating it cannot open the file.

When everything else fails, you can find a tool called "filemon"
on http://www.sysinternals.com/ which would show which file Tidy
attempts to open and if it fails, why. I would assume that you
either specified the wrong path to the file (or a wrong file name)
or that there is some kind of lock on the file, e.g. it could be
opened from another application which hinders other applications
to open it.
Received on Tuesday, 15 June 2004 17:26:58 UTC

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