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Re: A Little Correction on Slackware 10.0

From: Olivier Thereaux <ot@w3.org>
Date: Sun, 3 Jul 2005 11:41:08 +0900
To: "Swann Syd (GIC)" <Syd.Swann@state.de.us>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <20050703024108.GA15999@w3.mag.keio.ac.jp>

On Fri, Jul 01, 2005, Swann Syd (GIC) wrote:
> I was having issues with the local validator on SuSe 9. I was able to
> get it to work by using your suggestion of removing the -R on line 615.
> Everything appears to work ok now however I am just curious what is the
> -R flag? The changes on line 663 gave me  fatal errors about not being
> able find the DTD. 

As Bjoern said, this option is very important, security-wise. If the -R
flag does not work, it is most likely that the OpenSP installed is a
version < 1.5, which is required. I would strongly recommend making sure
OpenSP >= 1.5 is installed, rather than removing the -R.
 
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olivier
Received on Sunday, 3 July 2005 02:41:11 GMT

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