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Re: Markup Validator: Result changes by the checking method

From: Ville Skyttä <ville.skytta@iki.fi>
Date: Fri, 19 Feb 2010 18:55:37 +0200
To: www-validator@w3.org
Message-Id: <201002191855.37960.ville.skytta@iki.fi>
On Friday 19 February 2010, Makoto Mizukami wrote:

> I found out that the validation result varies by the validation method
> (URI, File Upload, Direct Input) if it includes an data: URI
> reference.
[...]
> If I validate this fragment by "Direct Input", the validator says that
> the document is valid.
> However, if I validate it by "File Upload" or "URI", the validator
> says that the document is invalid since it has wrong URI reference.

The presence of a data: URI is most likely not relevant; the direct input 
method is just broken for all HTML5 documents.  
http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=6747
Received on Friday, 19 February 2010 16:56:08 GMT

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