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Re: [Bug] "HTML 4.01 Strict" doctype check

From: olivier Thereaux <ot@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 21 Nov 2007 16:00:54 +0900
To: Jukka K.Korpela <jkorpela@cs.tut.fi>
Message-Id: <555FC158-4F8E-4690-BFF6-B0F00C9A04C9@w3.org>
Cc: <lecotegougdelaforce@free.fr>, <www-validator@w3.org>


On 10 nov. 07, at 04:04, Jukka K. Korpela wrote:
> I think there is: the report says that HTML 4.01 Strict was  
> overridden by
> HTML 4.01 Strict and incorrectly claims that the document is not  
> valid ("the
> document will not be Valid until...").

Doh, that's a bug. And I'm almost certain it used to be implemented  
that way.

> b) Change the code to check whether the document type specified in the
> DOCTYPE matches the one selected from the menu, and suppress the  
> warning and
> related information when they match.

indeed. done in CVS:
http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-validator-cvs/2007Nov/0036.html
and testable at:
http://qa-dev.w3.org/wmvs/HEAD/check?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fqa-dev.w3.org%2Fwmvs%2FHEAD%2Fdev%2Ftests%2Fhtml401-strict.html&doctype=HTML+4.01+Strict

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olivier
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