W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-validator@w3.org > June 2003

Re: Invalid Characters

From: Martin Duerst <duerst@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 05 Jun 2003 11:40:07 -0400
Message-Id: <4.2.0.58.J.20030605085517.07288500@localhost>
To: Alden <alden@aspafford.net>, www-validator@w3.org

This has come up multiple times. I hacked something this morning.
But it may take time to be tested and to appear on the public
validator.

Regards,    Martin.

At 09:50 03/06/01 -0700, Alden wrote:

>When you find invalid characters that don't fit the coding, you list the 
>lines they appear on but don't list the text.  It is very difficult to 
>find those lines without counting down perhaps hundreds of lines in the 
>file to find the offending one.  I had to remove lines in a process of 
>elimination to find the line that had the bad code.  Then I had to type 
>over that line because it appeared fine to me with my editor.  This is 
>very tedious.
>
>Alden Spafford
>Oakland, Calif.
Received on Thursday, 5 June 2003 11:40:26 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0+W3C-0.50 : Wednesday, 25 April 2012 12:14:09 GMT