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Re: Validator bug

From: Nick Kew <nick@webthing.com>
Date: Sun, 3 Aug 2003 04:06:30 +0100 (BST)
To: DarkestNight <darkestnight@danetwork.biz>
Cc: <www-validator@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20030803040412.I1728-100000@fenris.webthing.com>

On Sat, 2 Aug 2003, DarkestNight wrote:

> When you use http://validator.w3.org/check/referer to check the referer's
> html, if the referer is using a sub domain which has a CNAME record instead
> of an A Record it says it can't connect.

Nope.  Just tried it on a CNAME and it worked fine.

I expect what you saw was a DNS problem that, by coincidence, happened
to affect a CNAME.

Nick Kew

In urgent need of paying work - see http://www.webthing.com/~nick/cv.html
Received on Saturday, 2 August 2003 23:06:37 UTC

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