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What is missing in the W3C Validator? (was: What is "validation"?)

From: Terje Bless <link@tss.no>
Date: Sat, 9 Oct 1999 07:59:22 +0200
Message-Id: <199910090559.HAA01854@vals.intramed.rito.no>
To: W3C Validator <www-validator@w3.org>
On 08.10.99 at 21:34, Kynn Bartlett <kynn@idyllmtn.com> wrote:

>Weblint (which can optionally be run at the same time as the validator) is
>an example of something else that can be done to check for adherence to
>the recommendation.  CAST's Bobby service (http://www.cast.org/bobby/) is
>another one.

Weblint is available as an option in the W3C Validator -- and Weblint is
being updated to better check new HTML versions -- and adding Accessability
checking/reccomendation (possibly using Bobby) is an idea that is buzzing
about the hollow recesses of my mind. :-)

That should cover most of HTML 4.0 and the WAI Guidelines.

Anything else that is needed? More information like page size, download
times, link checking and spell checking?
Received on Saturday, 9 October 1999 01:59:43 UTC

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