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Re: Possible bug: fetch external DTD; Validator does not send Host: HTTP-header

From: Peter Brodersen <peter@plys.net>
Date: Wed, 12 Jan 2000 06:36:41 -0500 (EST)
Message-ID: <387C6762.C8C63299@plys.net>
To: www-validator@w3.org
Hiya.

> <?xml version="1.0"?>
>  <!DOCTYPE wml PUBLIC "-//WAPFORUM//DTD WML 1.1//EN"
> "http://www.wapforum.org/DTD/wml_1.1.xml">

> Error: could not get "/DTD/wml_1.1.xml" from "www.wapforum.org" (reason
> given was "Host Header Required")

No comments? Hmmm...

Is it anywhere mentioned in the SGML-specifications (regarding the use
of !DOCTYPE) whether an URI should be reachable at the IP-address (and
not just as a virtual host)? Or *is* it a bug that the validator doesn't
make a HTTP/1.1-request?

-- 
- Peter Brodersen
  Professional nerd
Received on Wednesday, 12 January 2000 15:28:45 GMT

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