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[Bug 980] This Page Is Valid -//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.1 Strict//EN! even if it's not valid XHTML 1.1

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Date: Tue, 04 Jan 2005 12:51:47 +0000
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------- Additional Comments From shake@volny.cz  2005-01-04 12:51 -------
(In reply to comment #2)
> I am not sure what the problem is, the public identifier for XHTML 1.1 is "-
> //W3C//DTD XHTML 1.1//EN" (no Strict as there is no XHTML 1.1 Strict document 
> type) which is all the Validator says. Since the Validator does not know the 
> public identifier, it echoes it rather than using a more friendly identifier. 
> It would be better if the Validator pointed out the problem of using an 
> unrecognized document type declaration, is that your point?

Well It should not say that it is Valid, if it's not even valid againts existing
dtd given there .. After validating that page validator says that the page is
perfectly valid and you can use logo W3C XHTML 1.1 on this page .. IMHO it is 
incorrect as well ..
It propably should not say anything about validity of the document if it doesnt
know type of the document?
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