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Re: validation in Opera

From: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 14 Mar 2003 23:36:34 +0100
Message-ID: <15986.22898.607261.87897@gargle.gargle.HOWL>
To: John.Colby@uce.ac.uk
Cc: W3C Validator <www-validator@w3.org>

Also sprach John.Colby@uce.ac.uk:

 > I can see the argument from Terje and know where Håkon's coming from - I 
 > user Opera all the time and am promoting it as a tool for accessibility.


 > Is it possible to, when submitting a page to a validator that the 
 > submitting programme could, on request, insert a !DOCTYPE before 
 > transmitting the HTML that you're trying to check? Here I'm assuming that 
 > its someone else's page that's being submitted otherwise it would be 
 > correct in having a correct !DOCTYPE declaration.

This is possible. But we prefer not to mess with other people's code
(except in the Bork! edition :-)

              Håkon Wium Lie                          cto °þe®ª
howcome@opera.com                  http://people.opera.com/howcome
Received on Friday, 14 March 2003 17:37:30 UTC

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