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Re: please use full URIs for sysids

From: Gerald Oskoboiny <gerald@w3.org>
Date: Sat, 21 Oct 2000 06:09:44 -0400
To: Masayasu Ishikawa <mimasa@w3.org>
Cc: www-html-editor@w3.org
Message-ID: <20001021060944.O20630@w3.org>
On Thu, Sep 21, 2000 at 02:26:13AM +0900, Masayasu Ishikawa wrote:
> Gerald Oskoboiny <gerald@w3.org> wrote:
> 
> > I get regular reports like this of people having trouble with the
> > W3C HTML validator:
> 		<snip/>
> > because of the use of relative sysids in XHTML section 3:
> > 
> >     http://www.w3.org/TR/2000/REC-xhtml1-20000126/#normative
> > 
> > can you please change these to be full URIs?
> 
> We are aware of the issue.  On the other hand, the validator should
> work with relative sysids if there is indeed a copy of DTD on that
> location, at least when validating by URI rather than file upload.
> 
> BTW, it seems there's a bug on file upload:
> 
>     http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-validator/2000JulSep/0163
> 
> Actually this is not Amaya's problem, but the validator is doing
> something wrong if there is an XML declaration.

Yes, that should be fixed now.

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