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[Bug 4848] warn about bogus public/system identifiers, or system identifiers that go 404

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Date: Wed, 11 Jul 2007 11:11:43 +0000
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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=4848


ot@w3.org changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
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            Summary|about html entity           |warn about bogus
                   |                            |public/system identifiers,
                   |                            |or system identifiers that
                   |                            |go 404




------- Comment #1 from ot@w3.org  2007-07-11 11:11 -------
The validator can not find the entity because your DOCTYPE is (partly) wrong.

The correct doctype for XHTML 1.1 is:
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.1//EN" 
   "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml11/DTD/xhtml11.dtd">

If you found the doctype you used somewhere on the web, you should probably
warn the webpage owners that they are providing bogus advice.

I am keeping this bug open and renaming - ideally the validator should have
warned about the bogus doctype.
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