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Re: [VE][63] Error Message Feedback

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Mon, 8 Aug 2005 16:48:10 +0100
To: Glynn Williams <glynn@wowdesignsolutions.com>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <20050808154810.GC9166@us-lot.org>

On Mon, Aug 08, 2005 at 04:38:21PM +0100, Glynn Williams wrote:

>    Yesterday they all validated fine as Strict, but today they have all come
>    up wit errors, did something happen over night in the verification of web
>    sites?

The Validator was upgraded to the new 0.7 release.
 
I think you have an error in your Doctype in the first URL you listed
(I didn't check the others).

It should be:

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Strict//EN"
   "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-strict.dtd">

(With an upper case S on Strict).

You do have syntax errors though (unclosed <meta> tags). Also your
meta http-equiv for Content-Type is wrong. You give a charset
parameter, but no actual content type! (That should be done with HTTP
headers anyway).

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David Dorward                                      http://dorward.me.uk
Received on Monday, 8 August 2005 15:48:21 GMT

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