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Re: error in online validation service (<html><head>)

From: Brian Gilkison <brian.lists@gilkison.net>
Date: Fri, 13 Jun 2003 12:27:09 -0400 (EDT)
Message-ID: <1193.216.23.123.37.1055521629.squirrel@webmail.gilkison.net>
To: <spec@webtech.pl>
Cc: <www-validator@w3.org>

Marek,

The validator is correct in this instance -- you have included a BASEFONT
tag in the HEAD of your document, when it actually belongs in the BODY. 
Including it where you have done so effectively closes the HEAD portion of
your document...

Brian Gilkison

>  Just wanted to say that I got an error while validating this doc:
> http://validator.w3.org/check?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fwiem.onet.pl%2Fwiem%2F00ddb0.html&charset=%28detect+automatically%29&doctype=%28detect+automatically%29#line-11
>
>  saying:
>  Line 11, column 6: end tag for element "HEAD" which is not open
> (explain...).  </head>
>
>  which is not true because it is opened in line 5:
>    5: <html><head><meta
>    6:   http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html;
> charset=iso-8859-2"><meta 7:   http-equiv="Content-Language"
> content="pl"><meta
>
>  I think the problem is that <head> is in the same line as <html> and it
> was
> missed by validator's parser.
Received on Friday, 13 June 2003 12:45:46 GMT

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