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Re: Suggestion for xhtml/html validation service

From: Terje Bless <link@tss.no>
Date: Tue, 8 May 2001 08:37:34 +0200
To: Nathan Miller <webpage@depere.k12.wi.us>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <20010508084103-b01010701-5b698538@>
On 04.05.01 at 10:39, Nathan Miller <webpage@depere.k12.wi.us> wrote:

> I use PHP on my website to dynamically generate a few portions of the 
>page, such as a site menu.  When I attempt to validate
>(http://www.depere.k12.wi.us/District/board/members.php for example) I get
>the error that a required sub-elemnt of OPTGROUP is missing.  The OPTION
>tags are part of the output from the PHP script execution and do in fact
>appear when the page loads.  When viewing the page source using the
>validator, it appears to simply ignore that output, (because it doesnt
>load the file as a browser does?) If the method the validator uses to load
>the file being validated could be altered in a manner that it would
>include the output from the PHP script, I would greatly appreciate it.

I just checked that page using Mac MSIE 5.0 and the OPTION elements were
indeed missing. Perhaps you are doing som browser sniffing in your PHP?
Received on Tuesday, 8 May 2001 02:41:11 UTC

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