Re: Bug: at W3C HTML Validation Service

From: Terje Bless (
Date: Wed, Sep 29 1999

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Date: Wed, 29 Sep 1999 15:12:50 +0200
From: Terje Bless <>
To: Lloyd Wood <>
cc: Ole Moller <>, W3C Validator <>
Subject: Re: Bug: at W3C HTML Validation Service

On 29.09.99 at 13:36, Lloyd Wood <> wrote:

>If tables are nested, IMO it would be sensible for the validator to be
>more stringent or issue a warning here.

The question is whether or not it is valid HTML. If the DTD allows it, the
validator shouldn't complain.

However, weblint might. I'm not sure what the old weblint does, but the
next major rev of weblint is in the works and could probably be persuaded
to issue warnings for this kind of thing.