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Re: another doubt on validator ...

From: David Håsäther <hasather@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 18 Oct 2005 09:08:26 +0200
Message-ID: <43549F6A.3060201@gmail.com>
To: Livio Mondini <livio.mondini@tiuvizeta.it>
CC: www-validator@w3.org

On 2005-10-18 08:45, Livio Mondini wrote:

> Create a HTML document, add a doctype like this:
>  <!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.1 //EN"
> "http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/loose.dtd">
> and validate. For Validator this is a valid XHTM 1.1
> document.
> 
> Why?

The validator will first use the FPI (-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.1 //EN) to
look up the DTD in a catalog. If it is found there, it doesn't have to
check the system identifier.

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David Håsäther
Received on Tuesday, 18 October 2005 07:08:34 GMT

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