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Re: [VE][html5] internal error from xmlns=""

From: Michael[tm] Smith <mike@w3.org>
Date: Sun, 30 Oct 2011 22:15:58 +0900
To: Phil Blackburn <phil.blackburn@arabis.co.uk>
Cc: jkorpela@cs.tut.fi, www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <20111030131557.GC7884@sideshowbarker>
Thanks for reporting this, and thanks also to Jukka for raising a
bugzilla.validator.nu report for it.

We've fixed this in the sources now, and I have also pushed the fix out to
the W3C validator HTML5 backend. So you check your document again now, you
get the error message you'd expect.


Phil Blackburn <phil.blackburn@arabis.co.uk>, 2011-10-05 10:53 +0100:

> Well it was to a fashion.  I have my own code auto-generating content and
> the full html document using xslt.  Hence my certainty about the document
> being well-formed!
> BTW.  The test example I posted earlier was hand-crafted - my lazy typing
> meant it wasn't well-formed.  So before anyone spots the error here it is
> again with the proper closing tags.
> <!DOCTYPE html>
> <html lang="en" xml:lang="en" xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">
> <head>
> <title>Test</title>
> </head>
> <body>
>   <p xmlns="">Example of breaking validator</p>
> </body>
> </html>

Michael[tm] Smith
Received on Sunday, 30 October 2011 13:16:06 UTC

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