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Re: [VE][257] Error Message Feedback

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Mon, 28 Feb 2005 16:41:48 +0000
To: "Dan W." <danw@raytron-controls.com>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <20050228164148.GD29288@us-lot.org>

On Mon, Feb 28, 2005 at 10:21:17AM -0500, Dan W. wrote:
> Sorry. The url is:
> http://www.geocities.com/hammerfall_prophet/

> I'm not using XHTML, or hopefully I'm not...;-)

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

Looks like XHTML to me...

> By the way, when I try to validate my webpages directly from the
> website, the validator complains about some things added by the
> geocities server, which I have no control of.

You could move to a better host.

> You can see the 3 lines at the bottom of the 'View Source' window.
> Would be nice if the validator would stop at the </html> tag.

It validates the entire document. If you have content after </html>
then it will validate it (and report errors).

David Dorward                                      http://dorward.me.uk
Received on Monday, 28 February 2005 16:41:51 UTC

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