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W3 validator improvement suggestion?

From: insta <insta@pingring.com>
Date: Mon, 15 Nov 2004 11:23:09 -0600
Message-ID: <005301c4cb37$c6e25ce0$6b00a8c0@laptop>
To: <www-validator@w3.org>
I don't know the format for submitting these, hope it gets to the right place ...

I tried uploading a file from Internet Explorer, to the validator, and the validator balked at it because the content-type was incorrect.  I believe it was text/html or something like that, something the validator should have been able to read, but didn't.

Perhaps instead of erroring out entirely, attempt to validate anyway with a "this page may not work in most browsers" type message?

Received on Tuesday, 16 November 2004 02:54:12 UTC

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