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Re: Lexical error

From: Jean-Guilhem Rouel <jean-gui@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 23 Nov 2007 13:38:19 +0100
Message-ID: <4746C9BB.6060302@w3.org>
To: graham.penson@testequipmenthq.com
CC: www-validator-css@w3.org

Graham Penson a écrit :
> I am trying to check the css behind my new index page, which does itself 
> now pass the W3C html test.
> The opening lines on the page are:
> <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
>     "_http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd_">
> <html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" lang="en">
> But I get an error:-
>  Lexical error at line 1, column 3. Encountered: "D" (68), after : "<!"
> And none of the css is found.
> I cannot find any reference to the error, or figure out what is going 
> wrong as these first lines are EXACT copies of those on your own pages 
> which pass with no problems?
> I am doing the checking by File Upload - will this make a difference?
> Graham Penson


You can only upload CSS files (as stated in the UI), so the error you 
get is "normal". As of today, only the "by URI" method allows to submit 
HTML documents.

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