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Re: XHTML doctype and namespace lookups overwhelm w3.org servers?

From: Jonas Jørgensen <jonasj@jonasj.dk>
Date: Sun, 26 Jan 2003 19:57:51 +0100
Message-ID: <3E342FAF.5090002@jonasj.dk>
To: www-html@w3.org

Webmaster, Musikcafeen wrote:
> - When I open examp2.htm in IE 6.0SP1 it displays as it should, according to
> the book.

If it has a .htm extension, IE will treat it as HTML -- not XHTML.

> - When I open examp2.xml in IE 6.0SP1 it tries to open the document for
> about 10-15 seconds, then comes up with an error message that says "The
> XML-page cannot be displayed - the resource could not be found:
> 'http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd'."

That's because IE simply doesn't support XHTML.

/Jonas
Received on Sunday, 26 January 2003 13:58:00 GMT

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