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Re: POI XML validator for testing

From: Raj Singh <rsingh@opengeospatial.org>
Date: Fri, 6 Jan 2012 14:38:42 -0500
Cc: "public-poiwg@w3.org W3C" <public-poiwg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <6632B997-6659-45BD-8EC6-D3576912FF06@opengeospatial.org>
To: Alex Hill <ahill@gatech.edu>
Odd. I don't know what's wrong. <pois href="http://www.w3.org?a=1&b=2"> is legal XML, and that's what the program receives, so this will take awhile to debug. Until then, don't use & in testing!

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Raj
The OGC: Making location count...
http://www.opengeospatial.org/ogc/organization/staff/rsingh


On Jan 6, at 12:54 PM, Alex Hill wrote:

> Looks like you validator is tripping up on ampersand separated query parameters:
> <pois href="http://www.w3.org?a=1&b=2">
> </pois>
> Gives the following:
> Warning: simplexml_load_string() [function.simplexml-load-string]: Entity: line 1: parser error : EntityRef: expecting ';' in /home/rajsingh/public_html/poiwg/poixmlvalidator.php on line 24
> 
> Warning: simplexml_load_string() [function.simplexml-load-string]: <pois href="http://www.w3.org?a=1&b=2"> in /home/rajsingh/public_html/poiwg/poixmlvalidator.php on line 24
> 
> Warning: simplexml_load_string() [function.simplexml-load-string]: ^ in /home/rajsingh/public_html/poiwg/poixmlvalidator.php on line 24
> 
> Fatal error: Call to a member function getName() on a non-object in /home/rajsingh/public_html/poiwg/poixmlvalidator.php on line 338
> 
> On Jan 6, 2012, at 12:20 PM, Raj Singh wrote:
> 
>> Hi group. I wrote a little XML validation tool for POIs. 
>> http://www.rajsingh.org/poiwg/poixmlvalidator.html
>> 
>> Hope this can encourage more people to experiment with creating POI files!
>> 
>> -----
>> Raj Singh
>> rsingh@opengeospatial.org
>> +1 (617) 642-9372
>> The OGC: Making location count...
>> http://www.opengeospatial.org/ogc/organization/staff/rsingh
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> 
> 
> Alex Hill Ph.D.
> www.alexshill.com
> 
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