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Re: proper use of validation icons

From: Michael A. Peters <mpeters@mac.com>
Date: Sun, 07 Jun 2009 16:14:08 -0700
Message-id: <4A2C49C0.6020701@mac.com>
To: "Jukka K. Korpela" <jkorpela@cs.tut.fi>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org, Rui del-Negro <w3validator@dvd-hq.info>
Jukka K. Korpela wrote:

> 
> If the question is whether one can use an icon claiming valid XHTML 1.1, 
> for a page that isn't valid XHTML 1.1, then "No" is a correct answer

http://www.shastaherps.org/

click the valid button (left navigation menu).
See it vsalidate as xhtml 1.1 (the validator always gets xhtml even if 
your browser gets the html version)

check box for show source.

Notice addition to DTD and use of attribute added in the source.

Is that then a bug in the validator?
Received on Sunday, 7 June 2009 23:14:46 GMT

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