Re: URI not accepted

From: Gerald Oskoboiny (
Date: Tue, Aug 31 1999

Date: Tue, 31 Aug 1999 19:00:23 -0400
From: Gerald Oskoboiny <>
To: Terje Bless <>
Cc: W3C Validator <>
Message-ID: <>
Subject: Re: URI not accepted

On Wed, Aug 25, 1999 at 09:12:39AM +0000, Terje Bless wrote:
> On 25.08.99 at 00:51, JohnTNYC <> wrote:
> >I rechecked this URI with the validator and it validated fine.
> Then it could have been some intermittant connectivity problem between
> and I donīt have time right now to check the source, but I think
> this would produce the same effect (i.e. it treats a connectivity problem the
> same as all unknown results).
> The error handling of the validator isnīt really very impressive.

I fixed that just now (now it displays the error code and text), see:

for a sample.

I think this functionality must have been lost with the upgrade
to LWP from the old perl4 libwww-perl library.

Gerald Oskoboiny       <>  +1 617 253 2920
System Administrator
World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)