BUG IN: W3C HTML Validation Service Results

From: Dev Null (null@yucs.org)
Date: Wed, Aug 11 1999


Date: Wed, 11 Aug 1999 02:31:55 -0400 (EDT)
Message-ID: <000501bee3c3$639fd6a0$0500000a@smallnet>
From: "Dev Null" <null@yucs.org>
To: <www-validator@w3.org>
Subject: BUG IN: W3C HTML Validation Service Results


W3C HTML Validation Service Results
 

W3C HTML Validation Service Results
Document Checked
Jump to: Source Listing. 

  a.. URI: http://null.dyn.yucs.org/TMP934353076.htm 
  b.. Last modified: Wed, 11 Aug 1999 06:31:16 GMT 
  c.. Server: Microsoft-IIS/4.0 
  d.. Content length: 1039 
  e.. Character encoding: iso-8859-1 
  f.. Level of HTML: HTML 4.0 Transitional. 
Below are the results of attempting to parse this document with an SGML parser. 

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Error at line 21:
   +'</A>';
        end tag for element "A" which is not open (explanation...)
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Error at line 26:
   +'</A>';
        end tag for element "A" which is not open (explanation...)


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Sorry, this document does not validate as HTML 4.0 Transitional. 


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Source Listing
Below is the source input I used for this validation: 

   1: <!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> 
   2: <html>
   3: <head>
   4: <title>Untitled Document</title>
   5: <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1">
   6: </head>
   7: 
   8: <body bgcolor="#FFFFFF">
   9: <script language="JavaScript" type="text/javascript">
  10: var loc="";
  11: loc+=document.location;
  12: start=loc.lastIndexOf("/")+1;
  13: end=loc.length;
  14: // alert(loc+ " "+start + " : "+end);
  15: var filename=loc.substr(start, end);
  16: var desiredHost='http://null.dyn.yucs.org/';
  17: var realPath=desiredHost+filename;
  18: var htmlVal='<A HREF="http://validator.w3.org/check?uri='
  19: + realPath+'&weblint=">'
  20: +'<img SRC="http://validator.w3.org/images/vh40.gif" ALT="Valid HTML 4.0!" border="0">'
  21: +'</A>';
  22: document.write(htmlVal);
  23: var ccsVal='<A HREF="http://jigsaw.w3.org/css-validator/validator?uri='
  24: + realPath+'&warning=2">'
  25: +'<img SRC="http://jigsaw.w3.org/css-validator/images/vcss.gif" ALT="Valid CSS!" border="0">'
  26: +'</A>';
  27: document.write(ccsVal);
  28: </script>
  29: </body>
  30: </html>


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 Gerald Oskoboiny
$Date: 1999/08/03 04:59:16 $ 






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