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Fwd: [Bug 4361] Check script ver 0.7.4 failure with latest Perl modules

From: olivier Thereaux <ot@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 2 Mar 2007 10:41:19 +0900
Message-Id: <D13CDF0A-609E-472B-BD1B-8D51C4986DF4@w3.org>
Cc: QA Dev <public-qa-dev@w3.org>
To: David Tibbe <david.tibbe@gmx.de>

Hello David,

Would you like to look into this? It's not the first windows user I  
see eventually deciding  to hack the check script and remove the -R  
option, and it is a disturbing trend.

There is also a little bug report for the doc.


Begin forwarded message:

> Resent-From: www-validator-cvs@w3.org
> From: bugzilla@wiggum.w3.org
> Date: March 2, 2007 08:07:11 JST
> Subject: [Bug 4361] Check script ver 0.7.4 failure with latest Perl  
> modules
>
>
> http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=4361
>
>            Summary: Check script ver 0.7.4 failure with latest Perl  
> modules
>            Product: Validator
>           Platform: PC
>         OS/Version: Windows 2000
>
>
> Persistent failure to find specified doctype (msg 337) - fails on  
> validator
> test cases.  Fixed by removing -R parameter from call to onsgml.exe  
> (inspite of
> warnings)--it doesn't work otherwise on version 1.5.1.
>
> Installed latest Apache server (2.2.4) and latest perl from  
> ActiveState (820)
> and latest perl modules.  These also broke the check script for  
> win2k.  Fixed
> by editing a directory path (check script attached).  It also  
> breaks version
> 0.7.2 of the check script (same edit).
>
> The installation instructions for windows also have an error: under  
> the title
> 'Configuration of the Validator', the sgml-lib is at c:\www\sgml- 
> lib, but under
> the title 'Directory Structure' it is at C:\www\validator\htdocs 
> \sgml-lib.  The
> latter is correct.
>

Thanks!

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