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Re: [VE][188] Error Message Feedback HELP!!!

From: David Håsäther <hasather@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 16 Apr 2005 14:06:16 +0200
Message-ID: <4260FFB8.4050000@gmail.com>
To: www-validator@w3.org

Lachlan Hunt wrote:

> > |<!DOCTYPE html*>*|
>
> You need to start the document with complete DOCTYPE.

Actually, that is a complete DOCTYTPE:
<http://www.w3.org/MarkUp/SGML/productions.html#prod110>

But I take it you mean one of the DOCTYPEs in the specification.

> That DOCTYPE you 
> provided says nothing about which version of HTML or XHTML you are 
> using

No DOCTYPE provides any version information.

For example, the following is not HTML 4.01 Strict:

   <!DOCTYPE foo PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01//EN" [
	   <!ELEMENT foo - O ANY>
   ]>
   <foo>

Right?

> http://www.w3.org/QA/2002/04/valid-dtd-list

Why does that page say "valid DTDs", when there are no DTDs on the page?

-- 
David Håsäther
Received on Saturday, 16 April 2005 12:08:49 GMT

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