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Re: Seems to be a bug in HTML Validator

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Tue, 19 Sep 2000 17:23:25 +0200
Message-ID: <007401c0224d$8e9ffe10$282090d4@de>
To: "Henry" <hsavr@attglobal.net>
Cc: <www-validator@w3.org>
* "Henry" <hsavr@attglobal.net> wrote:
| <!DOCTYPE html
|      PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Strict//EN"
|     "DTD/xhtml1-strict.dtd">

Here is the Problem. The path to the DTD is relative to
http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/ but you are validation from a different base URI,
so the URI is resolved differently and the validator cannot find the DTD.

A very very bad example in the recommandation, but no error.
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