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Re: validator feedback

From: Terje Bless <link@tss.no>
Date: Mon, 25 Jun 2001 19:06:28 +0200
To: Karl Dubost <karl@w3.org>
cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <20010625195704-b01010705-a302a150-0910-010c@>
On 25.06.01 at 14:41, Karl Dubost <karl@w3.org> wrote:

>At 02:09 +0200 2001-06-23, Terje Bless wrote:
>>On 22.06.01 at 09:43, Stephanie Booth <steph@climbtothestars.org> wrote:
>>>The link to "explanation" on validation errors is a great idea. It would
>>>also be very useful if the "explanation" page provided links to the
>>>recommendation for immediate problem look-up.
>>Thanks for the suggestion! I'm not sure we can implement this completely,
>>but we can certainly improve it with fairly simple measures. A complete
>>implementation would have to track relevant clauses for each error from
>>each and every standard that we can validate against, but providing links
>>to the most common standards from the error explanations would be doable.
>I did it for the CSS validator. It's not implemented yet, but 
>Philippe has a file with each error and a link to the right place in 
>the spec.
>It will be possible to do it for HTML validator if we can control the

For every version and variant from HTML 2.0, through XHTML, to MathML?
Received on Monday, 25 June 2001 13:57:09 UTC

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