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Re: small HTML 4.01 validation bug?

From: Liam Quinn <liam@htmlhelp.com>
Date: Thu, 6 Dec 2001 16:31:05 -0500 (EST)
To: Shawn Yarbrough <shawn@nailstorm.com>
cc: <www-validator@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.33L2.0112061630070.12521-100000@localhost.localdomain>
On Mon, 3 Dec 2001, Shawn Yarbrough wrote:

> I am trying to validate an HTML document using this service:
>
> http://validator.w3.org/file-upload.html
>
> I receive an error in error:
>
>
> <link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="agrinetweb.css" />
>
> ^
> Error: text is not allowed here; try wrapping the text in a more descriptive
> container
>
>
> At least I believe that's an error.  I thought HTML was supposed to accept
> XHTML combined opening/closing tags.

It doesn't.  XHTML is not valid HTML.  Pick one or the other.

-- 
Liam Quinn
Received on Thursday, 6 December 2001 16:31:30 GMT

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