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Re: HTML5 validator: attributes as SSI-tags

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Thu, 15 Oct 2009 21:39:43 +0100
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-Id: <E117E5F4-CE72-495A-977C-47D8BC2D989D@dorward.me.uk>
To: Thorkil Konnerup <thoko@ofir.dk>

On 15 Oct 2009, at 21:27, Thorkil Konnerup wrote:

> For the purpose of simplicity and safe uniformity I use SSI (server  
> side includes) to place attributes within the "body"-tag. It works  
> fine with the browsers.
> The validator is meanwhile negative (4 errors and 2 warnings) to SSI- 
> tags within the body-tag - and no doubt any other tag.
> Is there any structured possibility to modify the validator????

I think that having the validator report invalid code as valid would  
be a bad idea.

Validate the generated code, not the source before processing for SSI.

(Please direct responses to the www-validator mailing list, not  
directly to me, thanks)

David Dorward
Received on Thursday, 15 October 2009 20:40:16 UTC

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