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Re: Installation on Windows, -R to onsgmls not supported?

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Wed, 25 Jan 2006 23:54:53 +0100
To: Ville Skyttä <ville.skytta@iki.fi>
Cc: QA Dev <public-qa-dev@w3.org>
Message-ID: <ja0gt1t966959dgft947n1vgqkhdfbaacu@hive.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>

* Ville Skyttä wrote:
>This looks suspicious to me:
>
>http://validator.w3.org/docs/install_win.html#adaption-of-check
>"The option -R has to be deleted"
>
>Really?  Bad from security POV on any OS, I guess.  Doesn't even a
>recent enough onsgmls support -R on Windows?
>
>By the way, that doc needs a language lawyer...

Well, OpenSP 1.5.1 certainly doesn't support -R on Win32 very well,
OpenSP 1.5.2 would probably do a better job and indeed, the document
should be updated to refer to OpenSP 1.5.2 in CVS. HEAD does not
support -R on Win32 as S::P::O doesn't have magic yet to make this
work with tmp files.
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