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Re: Unable to understand Validation Message.

From: Kravvitz <Kravvitz@DynamicSiteSolutions.com>
Date: Wed, 22 Feb 2006 23:39:50 -0500
Message-ID: <43FD3C96.5080806@DynamicSiteSolutions.com>
To: Phillip Perry <pperry@inter-design.net>
CC: www-validator-css@w3.org

That message is given whenever you validate a .css file directly instead 
of pointing the CSS Validator to an HTML or XHTML document.

-- Kravvitz

Phillip Perry wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> I'm new to the list and have come across a message in the css validator that
> I have trouble understanding why i'm getting it. The message is as
> follows....
> 
> To work as intended, your CSS style sheet needs a correct document parse
> tree. This means you should use valid HTML.
> 
> Now I know this message tells me to validate my html, the problem is that
> the stylesheet is not in the html page, its linked to a .css file, so there
> is no HTML in that file to validate. I have no other errors or warnings so
> I've come here trying to find out how to correct this problem.
> 
> Thanks so much for your help,
> 
> Phillip Perry
> 
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Received on Thursday, 23 February 2006 04:38:55 GMT

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