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Re: Validator -- A Small Idea

From: Dan Reif <dan@betterbox.net>
Date: Mon, 19 Jan 2004 11:12:27 -0500
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To: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org

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Because many (most?) hosts nowadays rely on virtual hosts.

My particular situation is that of a newly-registered domain name.  I don't 
want to have to restart Apache to set the default vhost just long enough to 
validate the new page.


At 03:19 PM 1/19/2004 +0000, David Dorward wrote:

>On 19 Jan 2004, at 02:50, Dan Reif wrote:
>>I would greatly appreciate the ability to specify, in the Advanced form, a
>>particular IP to hit.  This is handy for validating pages without having
>>to save them and then upload them, or if you don't want to have to add an
>>entry like "develserver.foo.com" to your DNS records just so you can
>>validate it.
> works just fine in the simple interface
>(or would if that wasn't a non-routable ip address).
>Why do you think there should be a separate box for URIs without DNS?
>David Dorward

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