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Re: Broken Links and Redirects in Understanding and Techniques

From: Aurélien Levy <aurelien.levy@temesis.com>
Date: Fri, 05 Sep 2014 09:57:02 +0200
Message-ID: <54096CCE.30708@temesis.com>
To: w3c-wai-gl@w3.org
Hi,

in France we have at least two :
reporting.opquast.com and www.tanaguru.com

In Us, i think that tools of deque and hisoftware are doing that too

Regards,
Aurélien
> Hi Christophe,
>
> which validators + accessibility validators do currently check using the *client-side browser DOM* and *not* server-side generated or static html? For instance, W3C Validator relies on protocols and *cannot* do this.
>
> I know e.g.  HTML Validator plugin for Firefox that can do this client-side: http://users.skynet.be/mgueury/mozilla/new_install4.html but validating an entire site with it is tedious since IMO there is no crawling mechanism integrated.
>
> Do you have a complete list of alternatives?
>
> Regards
> Stefan
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Christophe Strobbe [mailto:strobbe@hdm-stuttgart.de]
> Sent: Donnerstag, 4. September 2014 15:49
> To: w3c-wai-gl@w3.org
> Subject: Re: Broken Links and Redirects in Understanding and Techniques
>
>
> On 4/09/2014 13:34, Joshue O Connor wrote:
>> #http://www.w3.org/WAI/GL/2014/WD-WCAG20-TECHS-20140902/G134.html
>> The Peter Kranz link to 'Validating an entire site' is moved from
>> http://www.standards-schmandards.com/?2005/04/10/18-massvalidate
>>
>> to
>>
>> http://www.standards-schmandards.com/2005/massvalidate/
>>
>> NOTE: Some of the validators are looking very old - and some articles
>> are over 10 years old also.
> Ah, validators. I know who collected those links ;-)
>
> The link to STG XML Validation Form leads to an Error 404 and I can't
> find a replacement on Brown University's website.
>
> The URL for XML Nanny now leads to a site in Japanese that is apparently
> not about XML validation. (There is a tool called "XML Nanny" for
> validating XML and XHTML in the Mac App Store:
> <https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/xml-nanny/id423791387?mt=12>.)
>
>> The link to 'XHTML-Schemata für FrontPage 2003 und Visual Studio .NET'
>> should have the text 'XHTML-Schemata für FrontPage 2003 und Visual
>> Studio .NET [In German]' included in the URI.
>>
>> '<a>Nvu</a> is a free and open-source Web authoring tool for Windows,'
>> should be
>> '<a>Nvu is a free and open-source Web authoring tool</a> for Windows,'.
> Nvu was discontinued some time ago; its successor was Kompozer
> <http://kompozer.net/>, which had its most recent release in ... 2010.
>
> With regard to XML editors:
> * The link to SCREEM can be removed; the project has been inactive for
> several years now.
> * There have been no xerlin releases since 2005 (though the program may
> still work (it's in Java).
>
> Best regards,
>
> Christophe
>
>> Including useful keywords in the Amaya link (an links to remaining XML
>> editors) would also be useful for screen reader users.
>> (...)
>>
>


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