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Re: Minor Problem With File Upload Feature

From: Shane P. McCarron <shane@aptest.com>
Date: Mon, 02 Oct 2000 15:17:14 -0500
Message-ID: <39D8ED4A.CA06BF01@aptest.com>
To: Terje Bless <link@tss.no>
CC: W3C Validator <www-validator@w3.org>
Don't blame them.  During last call on XHTML 1 one of the comments was
that the DTDs need to have the name of the language in their system
identifier.  Hence, the names were changed to xhtml1-*
(xhtml1-transitional.dtd for example).  The old references only ever
appeared in the PR version of the XHTML 1 specification, as far as I

Terje Bless wrote:
> On 02.10.00 at 08:29, Hourann Bosci <hourannb@primus.com.au> wrote:
> >could not get "/TR/xhtml1/DTD/transitional.dtd" from "www.w3.org" (reason
> >given was "Moved Permanently")
> The server www.w3.org is issuing redirects for the DTD. So much for "Cool
> URLs don't change"... :-(
> >So, there you go. Hopefully this won't be a hugely difficult bug to iron
> >out ...
> It's not a bug. It's webmaster@w3.org that has fucked up. Again! :-(
> --
> Editor's note: in the last update, we noted that Larry Wall would "vomment"
> on existing RFCs. Some took that to be a cross between "vomit" and "comment."
> We are unsure of whether it was a subconscious slip or a typographical error.
> We are also unsure of whether or not to regret the error.
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