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Re: Incorrect Validation of the External Stylesheet link

From: Nick Kew <nick@webthing.com>
Date: Sat, 18 Mar 2006 15:12:59 +0000
To: "Chris Eals" <chriseals@gmail.com>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-Id: <200603181513.04516.nick@webthing.com>

On Friday 17 March 2006 10:55, you wrote:
> Hello
>
> I think I have found an error in the HTML 4.01 Transitional Validator.

The what?

(clue: it validates what you ask it to:-)

> When I put my code through the calidator it kept giving me an error about
> the head tag (see below)

See for example
http://groups.google.com/group/uk.net.web.authoring/browse_thread/thread/3cbad7acc3bc82d5/85dc78d9e9b37668

You get a less confusing error message if you stop declaring your document
as being intended for pre-1998 legacy browsers ("Transitional").

-- 
Nick Kew
Received on Saturday, 18 March 2006 15:13:09 GMT

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