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Re: "The page is not XML well-formed."?! yes, it is.

From: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 14 Jun 2007 07:27:33 -0500
To: Sean Owen <srowen@google.com>
Cc: public-bpwg@w3.org
Message-Id: <1181824053.6525.21.camel@pav>

On Thu, 2007-06-14 at 07:58 -0400, Sean Owen wrote:
> I may be a bit out of my depth in talking about XML very technically,
> but, this page does not have an XML prolog, which is listed as a
> requirement for well-formedness in the XML spec:
> http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-xml/

The prolog can be empty.

prolog   ::=    XMLDecl? Misc* (doctypedecl Misc*)?

> 
> Sean
> 
> On 6/13/07, Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org> wrote:
> >
> > Out of curiousity, I ran the checker on my homepage
> >   http://www.w3.org/People/Connolly/
> >
> > It says...
> >
> > "The page is not XML well-formed."
> > http://validator.w3.org/mobile/?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.w3.org%2FPeople%
> > 2FConnolly%2F
> >
> > which is news to me... and in fact, it's wrong
-- 
Dan Connolly, W3C http://www.w3.org/People/Connolly/
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