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Re: [VE][163] Error Message Feedback

From: Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@iinet.net.au>
Date: Sun, 23 Jan 2005 16:15:26 +1100
Message-ID: <41F332EE.2010908@iinet.net.au>
To: Martin Roberts <robertsm@anguillanet.com>
CC: www-validator@w3.org

Martin Roberts wrote:
> Please suggest improvements on this error.

What error?  In the future, you should provide:
* a description of the error message
* a URL for your document (preferred); or failing that,
   + the relevant portions from your Markup and
   + an indication of the DTD being used.
     - HTML or XHTML; Strict, Transitional, Frameset; version number.
     - eg. HTML 4.01 Strict

However, searching the archives reveals [1] that it may be a problem 
with your DOCTYPE.  Depending on the type of document you are using, fix 
with the appropriate doctype from the list of valid DTDs [2].

[1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-validator/2004Sep/0146.html
[2] http://www.w3.org/QA/2002/04/valid-dtd-list.html

Lachlan Hunt
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