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Re: html validator and sp

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Sat, 03 Nov 2001 23:45:22 +0100
To: Carmen Marincu <marincuc@eeng.dcu.ie>
Cc: w3c validator <www-validator@w3.org>
Message-ID: <0o98utstgej44lj3gt4o26nn7f5i2iif7m@4ax.com>
* Carmen Marincu wrote:
>Could please somebody explain me how are the W3C HTML Validator and James
>Clark's SP related ?
>
>I read that W3C HTML Validator is based on James Clark's SP. But how ?

Nsgmls, part of the SP package, takes a SGML declaration, a document
type declaration and a SGML document and checks whether the document
violates the constraints of the other files or not. Basically, the W3C
HTML Validator is just a wrapper around this tool.
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