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Re: Help!

From: Nick Kew <nick@webthing.com>
Date: Thu, 16 Aug 2001 20:55:08 +0100 (BST)
To: Bill Bithell <bilko@gtcinternet.com>
cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.BSF.4.21.0108162050360.569-100000@fenris.webthing.com>

On Thu, 9 Aug 2001, Bill Bithell wrote:

> I cant see a website with a new Opera webbrowser, it is [chop]

That indicates a design defect.  It probably - but not necessarily -
indicates invalid markup.

> I am concentrating on throwing hackers out of my system, and tripped over your
> web validation site.

Erm - why do you suppose it might be relevant?  The validator is telling
you whether the markup is correctly constructed.  It tells you exactly
as much about the *content* of a site as a spelling or syntax check.

> see attached:

Please don't post attachments.

Nick Kew

Site Valet - the essential service for anyone with a website.
Received on Thursday, 16 August 2001 17:29:37 UTC

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