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Re: Can someone please explain that error

From: Dirk Foersterling <milliByte@gmx.net>
Date: Fri, 2 Feb 2001 11:55:13 +0100
To: Orso Grigio <grizzly@worldonline.it>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <20010202115513.A824@milliByte.de>
On Wednesday 2001-01-31 Orso Grigio (grizzly@worldonline.it) wrote:
> On Wed, 31 Jan 2001, Dirk Foersterling wrote:
> 
> >                <UL>
> >                   ^
> >                Error: document type does not allow element "UL" here;
> Sometimes i got that error too, but generally the real cause is "missing
> a <p> or <div> or <blockquote>", i mean:


[snip]

Well, this doesn't seem to cause the error. I tried adding <P> <DIV> and
<BLOCKQUOTE>, but then these tags are causing the error, too.

I fed another page into the validator, where the unordered list wasn't
placed within <P></P> or <DIV></DIV>. The validator didn't notice that.

  -dirk

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