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Re: .htaccess and validation error

From: Jukka K. Korpela <jkorpela@cs.tut.fi>
Date: Mon, 18 Jun 2007 09:36:43 +0300 (EEST)
To: Marko <lightblue@alice.it>
cc: www-validator-css@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.SOC.4.64.0706180926001.29803@hopeatilhi.cs.tut.fi>

On Sat, 16 Jun 2007, Marko wrote:

> Hi, I want to block the css visualization in my .htaccess file but allow
> users to view my validation status.

I wonder what you mean by css visualization and blocking it in .htaccess, 
or by viewing validation status. Please explain in simple words and by 
using applicable terms. (It almost looks like you would want to prevent 
your CSS code from taking any effect on rendering, yet show off that it 

> I've tried to put w3.org or
> http://jigsaw.w3.org in the allowed http_referer but it doesn't work.

You don't specify what you have done - the contents of the .htaccess file 
and the way you use, or expects users to use, for checking your CSS code 
with the "W3C CSS Validator".

The whole issue looks rather pointless, though. Users aren't interested in 
your "validation status".

Jukka "Yucca" Korpela, http://www.cs.tut.fi/~jkorpela/
Received on Monday, 18 June 2007 06:36:58 UTC

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