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Re: after installing personal validator, cannot validate xhtml

From: john gale <john@smadness.com>
Date: Fri, 18 Jun 2010 15:29:21 -0700
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-Id: <B85DE263-4E9D-497B-B6E7-119D59B21149@smadness.com>
To: Ville Skyttä <ville.skytta@iki.fi>

On Jun 18, 2010, at 1:42 PM, Ville Skyttä wrote:

> On Friday 18 June 2010, john gale wrote:
>> Thanks for any help you can give,
> One piece of info I didn't notice from quickly skimming through this thread is 
> what is the version of the validator you installed?  1.0 was released 
> recently, I suggest trying with it unless you already have.

Thanks (released a few days ago ?), I just updated to 1.0, and the same errors continue to appear.

> The weird line numbers suggest to me that they might be actually reports 
> originating from errors accessing/parsing the DTDs, not the documents [0].  
> Perhaps your validator sgml-lib isn't set up properly, or its catalog doesn't 
> work for some reason and you receive an error when validator tries to access 
> external entities online (you should be able to check if it does that using a 
> network analyzer, for example Wireshark).
> [0] http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=9933

Thanks for the pointers, I'll troll through the sgml lib and see if there's anything else I can see.

I'm actually hoping to prevent external accessors since it's an internal network and I'm trying to keep all traffic internal.


	~ john
Received on Friday, 18 June 2010 22:29:55 UTC

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