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Re: Support data: URIs

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Sun, 13 Feb 2005 16:01:45 +0100
To: Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@iinet.net.au>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <42216b3f.174581343@smtp.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>

* Lachlan Hunt wrote:
>   I was wondering if there were any plans to support data: URIs (RFC 
>2387) in the validator?  If not, I would like to request that it be 
>supported, just for convenience rather than having to upload a file or 
>use the fragment validator when I generate quick (X)HTML documents as 
>data URIs, rather than having to make a new file all the time.

The Validator includes support for the data scheme but due to an
unrelated bug, this cannot be used in the current release version;
this bug is fixed in the latest development version, so the next
release should restore the data scheme support. Thanks for your
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