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Re: the file of the URL below validates properly as xhtml1.1, the CSS as well, but clicking on the "check for validity" of CSS validator result page fails

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Thu, 24 Oct 2002 06:54:01 +0200
To: <hauser@acm.org>
Cc: <www-validator-css@w3.org>, www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <3de17c3d.135547687@smtp.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>

* Ralf Hauser wrote:
>http://validator.w3.org/check?uri=http://www.privasphere.org/extProtoType/m4/index.en.html
>works fine.
>Clicking on the
>http://jigsaw.w3.org/css-validator/validator?uri=http://www.privasphere.org/extProtoType/m4/index.en.html link
>however yields:
><<Please, validate your XML document first!

First two lines of your XHTML document are

  <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.1//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR//DTD/xhtml11.dtd">
  <?xml version='1.0' encoding='ISO-8859-1'?>

The XML declaration needs to occur at the very beginning of the
document, not after the document type declaration. The CSS Validator is
right, the document is not well-formed. The HTML Validator (old and beta
version) are not able to find this error.
Received on Thursday, 24 October 2002 00:53:50 GMT

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