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Re: Validate https pages?

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Thu, 27 Nov 2003 00:57:46 +0100
To: "Ron Bich - ronaldjbich" <ronaldjbich@comcast.net>
Cc: "W 3 C" <www-validator@w3.org>
Message-ID: <3fee3d7e.769577303@smtp.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>

* Ron Bich - ronaldjbich wrote:
>I have updated a secured page to html40 and cannot get the validator icon to
>validate the page when I click on it.   The page will validate from the
>http://www.w3schools.com/site/site_validate.asp web site however when I
>click on the icon from the page that has been upgraded and displays the icon
>I get the following web page message:
>Sorry, this type of URI scheme (undefined) is not supported by this service.
>Please check that you entered the URI correctly.

Use <http://validator.w3.org/check?uri=http://www.example.com> instead
of <http://validator.w3.org/check/referer> to link to the validator.
Your browser/proxy/whatever does not pass the URI of the web site
through the "Referer:" and so the validator does not know which page to
validate.
Received on Wednesday, 26 November 2003 18:58:44 GMT

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