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Re: An HTML validator error?

From: Jukka K. Korpela <jkorpela@cs.tut.fi>
Date: Tue, 31 Aug 2004 23:30:45 +0300 (EEST)
To: Robert Stampfli <nsa@colnet.cmhnet.org>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.GSO.4.58.0408312325540.27475@korppi.cs.tut.fi>

On Tue, 31 Aug 2004, Robert Stampfli wrote:

> But, given that several browsers
> handle it quite badly, shouldn't it at least elicit a warning?

Validation is by definition objective and based on formalized syntax rules
only. However, the distinction between validators and other checkers has
been obscured, so you might have your wish fulfilled.

Jukka "Yucca" Korpela, http://www.cs.tut.fi/~jkorpela/
Received on Tuesday, 31 August 2004 20:31:18 UTC

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