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Re: markup validator service and RFC 2616

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Mon, 21 Nov 2005 15:16:24 +0000
To: Isabel Gomez Miragaya <isabelg@microsoft.com>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <20051121151624.GF11311@us-lot.org>

On Mon, Nov 21, 2005 at 02:42:42PM -0000, Isabel Gomez Miragaya wrote:

>    We are trying to check if an HTTP response coming from an ISAPI is
>    compliant with RFC 2616

>    Can we use the markup validator service for this purpose?

No. The Markup Validator checks conformance of markup to a DTD. It
does not perform any checks against the transport protocol (other then
issuing warnings in cases where problems with it make it impossible to
accurately perform the markup validation).

David Dorward                                      http://dorward.me.uk
Received on Monday, 21 November 2005 15:16:30 UTC

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