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Re: Validator Caching Results

From: Thomas Gambet <tgambet@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 03 Aug 2010 12:32:12 -0400
Message-ID: <4C58448C.1090300@w3.org>
To: "Stone, Robert" <rstone@csu.edu.au>
CC: "www-validator@w3.org" <www-validator@w3.org>
Hi Rob,

You are right, cache headers were sent with text/html resources and this 
was our mistake. I have fixed this issue. Thank you for reporting this.

Regards,
Tom

Le 03/08/2010 01:27, Stone, Robert a écrit :
> Hi there,
>
> I've noticed recently (using Firefox on a Windows XP machine) that the Validator has started aggressively caching the Validation Results.
>
> Making changes locally and then re-uploading the file and hitting the Revalidate button will not produce new validation results (as it did up until recently), and will occasionally display past validation results.
>
> This is true for conducting a new validation of the same web page too (not just using the revalidate button).
>
> Clearing the Cache, Browsing and Download History in Firefox, then refreshing the page will allow the validation to work as expected again.
>
> Apologies if this is actually a Firefox bug - it's the browser I use for all my development, hence validation.
>
> Cheers,
> Rob
>
>
Received on Tuesday, 3 August 2010 16:32:35 GMT

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