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Re: Validation Question

From: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@niksula.hut.fi>
Date: Mon, 25 Feb 2002 22:09:37 +0200
To: www-validator@w3.org
Message-Id: <983C30D8-2A2B-11D6-9306-003065B8CF0E@niksula.hut.fi>
On Saturday, February 23, 2002, at 11:07 , Michael Phillips wrote:

> I am trying to validate a file.  I was trying for XTHML transitional 
> but am having a problem making it work in NS6/Mozilla (I am having a 
> problem getting tables to render properly up with the XHTML doctype -

Short explanation: http://www.mozilla.org/docs/web-
developer/faq.html#gaps
Medium: http://www.hut.fi/u/hsivonen/standards.html#img-in-table
Long: http://developer.netscape.com/evangelism/docs/articles/img-table/

> od in IE/Opera).

I assume you aren't serving it as XML if it is OK in IE...

> 1: <!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Transitional//EN" 
> "http://www.w3.org/TR/1999/REC-html401-19991224/loose.dtd">

[...]

> 14: <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; 
> charset=windows-1252" />

The slash shouldn't be there before > in HTML.

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Henri Sivonen
hsivonen@niksula.hut.fi
http://www.hut.fi/u/hsivonen/
Received on Monday, 25 February 2002 15:10:26 GMT

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