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Re: [VE][73] it says "tag for "HEAD" which is not finished ." but tag HEAD is finished

From: olivier Thereaux <ot@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 16 May 2007 17:27:25 +0900
Message-Id: <097419C9-4E09-4973-BF33-F65606EAC1A3@w3.org>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org, Daniel Olivares Giménez <dani@gmail.cat>
To: Jukka K.Korpela <jkorpela@cs.tut.fi>

Hi Jukka,

On May 16, 2007, at 14:10 , Jukka K. Korpela wrote:
> But the error message is slightly misleading. It _should_ say:
> "For instance, in HTML, a <head> element must contain a <title>  
> element".
> The word "generally" is misleading. The statement applies to all  
> versions of HTML without exception, and it only applies to HTML.  
> Well, someone _could_ write a non-HTML document type with a <head>  
> element that must contain a <title> element, but the point is that  
> the statement does not apply at all to SGML or XML documents in  
> general and it applies to all HTML documents, not just "generally".

Good suggestion, I applied your suggested change to the error message  
(in CVS for now, in the next beta as soon as I can push it through)

Received on Wednesday, 16 May 2007 08:27:33 UTC

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