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From: Olivier Thereaux via cvs-syncmail <cvsmail@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 24 Apr 2007 00:56:44 +0000
To: www-validator-cvs@w3.org
Message-Id: <E1Hg9Km-00033O-Ie@lionel-hutz.w3.org>

Update of /sources/public/validator/share/templates/en_US
In directory hutz:/tmp/cvs-serv11604

Modified Files:
	error_messages.cfg 
Log Message:
rewording suggested by David Dorward:
http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-validator/2007Apr/0070.html



Index: error_messages.cfg
===================================================================
RCS file: /sources/public/validator/share/templates/en_US/error_messages.cfg,v
retrieving revision 1.21
retrieving revision 1.22
diff -u -d -r1.21 -r1.22
--- error_messages.cfg	10 Apr 2007 01:20:43 -0000	1.21
+++ error_messages.cfg	24 Apr 2007 00:56:41 -0000	1.22
@@ -248,8 +248,12 @@
       <li>forgetting to quote an attribute value
       (where characters such as "%" and "/" are common, but cannot appear
       without surrounding quotes), or</li>
-      <li>using XHTML-style closing tags (such as &lt;meta ... /&gt;) in HTML 4.01 or 
-      earlier. (Fix: remove the extra / character)</li>
+      <li>using XHTML-style self-closing tags (such as &lt;meta ... /&gt;)
+          in HTML 4.01 or earlier. To fix, remove the extra slash ('/')
+          character. For more information about the reasons for this, see
+          <a href="http://www.cs.tut.fi/~jkorpela/html/empty.html">Empty
+          elements in SGML, HTML, XML, and XHTML</a>.
+      </li>
     </ul> 
   </div>
 .EOF.
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