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Re: Cannot validate site...

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Sun, 08 Jul 2001 20:34:55 +0200
To: Ferdinand Grassmann <fgrassmann@tvb.in-berlin.de>
Cc: www-validator-css@w3.org
Message-ID: <mr9hkto0j31dsfsgivubbocr6h2mgcaa0p@4ax.com>
* Ferdinand Grassmann wrote:
>Guten Tag www-validator-css,

Moin,

>  I have tried to validate some of my html/css files
>  (www.tvb.in-berlin.de/index.htm for instance), but only got an error
>  message that the doctype is not set correctly. I have set it
>  according to an XHTML document found on the w3 website. What am I
>  doing wrong?!

You are using a relative URI in your SYSTEM identifier:

<!DOCTYPE html
   PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
   "DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">

this points at http://www.tvb.in-berlin.de/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd.
Use http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd instead.
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