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Re: [VE][64] Error Message Feedback

From: Nick Kew <nick@webthing.com>
Date: Thu, 19 Aug 2004 00:50:16 +0100 (BST)
To: Ryan Moulton <rmoulton@andrew.cmu.edu>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.53.0408190046300.6576@hugin.webthing.com>

On Wed, 18 Aug 2004, Ryan Moulton wrote:

>
> I've spent the last hour trying to figure out the source of this error:
>
> /Line 16, column 7/: document type does not allow element "body" here

The clue is in the words "document type".  You need to declare a
sensible doctype.  What you have looks at a quick glance like valid
legacy XHTML, and not far off valid strict.

-- 
Nick Kew
Received on Wednesday, 18 August 2004 23:50:48 UTC

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