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Re: Validator error messages

From: Michael Adams <linux_mike@paradise.net.nz>
Date: Tue, 18 Sep 2007 23:42:40 +1200
To: www-validator@w3.org
Message-id: <20070918234240.642a712f.linux_mike@paradise.net.nz>

On Mon, 17 Sep 2007 17:58:43 -0700 (PDT)
Daisy Buten wrote:

> Hello
> I found the validator soooooooooooooooooo helpful.
> Can I make one suggestion for your consideration please.
> Could you make the error messages list from the last error to the
> first because if we start at number one and need to put in three lines
> of code, or take out one line for that matter, then every other error
> message line number is wrong. Yep, I know we could start at the end
> and work up, or revalidate each time we fix an error. Just thought I
> would put in this wo cents worth. Cheers
> Dave

I don't like that idea because the first error can be causing multiple
errors down the line. When error one gets fixed several of the other
errors may cease to be.

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