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Re: another doubt on validator ...

From: Olivier Thereaux <ot@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 18 Oct 2005 16:15:35 +0900
To: David Håsäther <hasather@gmail.com>
Cc: Livio Mondini <livio.mondini@tiuvizeta.it>, www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <20051018071535.GA12618@w3.mag.keio.ac.jp>

On Tue, Oct 18, 2005, David Håsäther wrote:
> 
> 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.

... and warning about discrepancies between the FPI and SI is on our
wishlist of enhancements. Patches welcome.

-- 
olivier
Received on Tuesday, 18 October 2005 07:15:41 GMT

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