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Re: Validation being kinda wierd...

From: David Håsäther <hasather@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 08 Mar 2007 16:49:13 +0100
To: "Swivelgames Support" <wizandwars@hotmail.com>, www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.tovnkbu4p8frts@puppy2>

On Thu, 08 Mar 2007 11:51:33 +0100, Swivelgames Support  
<wizandwars@hotmail.com> wrote:

> Hey, I have recently made  
> 'http://www.swivelgames.com/templates/VistaCMS/index.php' valid, but I  
> was kind of shocked when I found out what I had to do to make it valid.


> Please help me figure out why I cant have an end </head> and a <body>  
> tag in my source code. I would like them to be there.

Short explanation: Don't use empty-element tags in HTML. Your link element  
should take this form:

   <link ...>

instead of

   <link .../>

Longer explanation: http://www.cs.tut.fi/~jkorpela/html/empty.html

David Håsäther
Received on Thursday, 8 March 2007 15:49:34 UTC

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