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Re: Error reporting (Re: Error numbering)

From: Terje Bless <link@pobox.com>
Date: Thu, 23 Aug 2001 18:14:09 +0200
To: Nick Kew <nick@webthing.com>
cc: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>, www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <20010823184235-r01010800-90d69ca9-0910-010c@localhost>
On 09.08.01 at 12:32, Nick Kew <nick@webthing.com> wrote:

>ObPedant: In the case of the W3 validator, ordered list wouldn't even be
>technically correct, since various auxiliary messages ( ... was defined
>here .... start tag was here ... ) are (wrongly) listed as separate items,
>and also mess up the order.  Of course, I should now insert another plug
>for my fix to that problem ;-)

No more "plugs" are needed, as far as I'm concerned. If I can manage to put
my hands on an OpenJade developer I'll shake him/her by the scruff of the
neck until your (and Liam's) patches are applied. Of course, this is likely
to be followed by a period of browbeating Gerald into building and
installing the resulting OpenSP on validator.w3.org; again followed by a
period of everyone yelling at me to finish up the changes to "check"...

I guess there's a lot of yelling coming up... :-)

On a related subject, and apropos to Bjorn, I'm fiddling with Xerces these
days and it's looking very promising. Looks like we'll eventually have
decent XML support (including Schema!).
Received on Thursday, 23 August 2001 12:42:38 UTC

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