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Re: I get this error message: Warning Line 106 column 1437: cannot generate system

From: olivier Thereaux <ot@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 22 Jan 2007 13:31:03 +0900
Message-Id: <6AD044B5-521D-43BA-9888-B5CC9153A684@w3.org>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
To: mike horley <mike_horley@msn.com>

Hello Mike,

On Jan 20, 2007, at 00:18 , mike horley wrote:
> I am sorry to bother you, but I am tearing my hair out trying to  
> fix this problem and I was wondering if you could help please? I am  
> a relative novice with PHP.
>
> This is the first of 14 errors I get:
>
>  1. Warning /Line 106 column 1437/: cannot generate system identifier
>     for general entity "d".
>
>     |...rketing.co.uk/cgi-bin/item.cgi?id=135*2*30&d=337&h=24&f=254">

As explained in the error message, which you quote:

[[ If you want to use a literal ampersand in your
     document you must encode it as "&amp;" (/even inside URLs!/).  ]]

so your link should be:
...rketing.co.uk/cgi-bin/item.cgi? 
id=135*2*30&amp;d=337&amp;h=24&amp;f=254

Hope this helps,
-- 
olivier
Received on Monday, 22 January 2007 04:31:20 GMT

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