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Beta [RFE]: the validator should take into account Mime-type discrepancies

From: Dominique HazaŽl-Massieux <dom@w3.org>
Date: 06 Nov 2002 10:25:33 +0100
To: www-validator@w3.org
Message-Id: <1036574734.12185.78.camel@stratustier>

The current Beta validator doesn't signal as fault a mime-type
discrepancy such as the one for http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml11/. Namely,
http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml11/ is served as text/html while it's using
XHTML 1.1 which is not compatible with text/html, but the validator
doesn't complain at all:

I think a warning or better an error would be in order. I'm not sure if
that something that could be added in this cycle of development, but
that would be neat.

Dominique HazaŽl-Massieux - http://www.w3.org/People/Dom/

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