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Re: configurable HTTP_ACCEPT etc

From: Olivier Thereaux <ot@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 30 Mar 2005 03:21:28 +0900
To: Thomas Koeppe <tk281@cam.ac.uk>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <20050329182128.GA30293@w3.mag.keio.ac.jp>

Hello Thomas,

On Tue, Mar 29, 2005, Thomas Koeppe wrote:
> I was wondering if it would be possible to tell the validator how to 
> request pages, e.g. which HTTP_ACCEPT to send and which user agent 
> information etc. Background is that if that were possible, one could check 
> different pages that are served under the same name via Apache content 
> negotiation.

That's a planned enhancement:

We are not planning on implementing it in the version to be
released next, mostly for lack of resources. Patches or other forms of
contribution are always welcome, though.

Thank you,
Received on Tuesday, 29 March 2005 18:21:32 UTC

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