W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-validator@w3.org > September 2014

Re: Will not accept DOCTYPE statement

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Mon, 22 Sep 2014 01:12:25 +0100
To: "Ray Devore" <rbdevore2007@yahoo.com>
Cc: "Steve Faulkner" <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>, "Ray Devore" <rbdevore1951@outlook.com>, "Philip Taylor" <p.taylor@rhul.ac.uk>, "www-validator@w3.org" <www-validator@w3.org>
Message-ID: <F1D2D07E-0081-40AF-A7B0-D4E83F666560@dorward.me.uk>
On 22 Sep 2014, at 1:02, Ray Devore wrote:

> You are my hero. That did it. I have that same problem on multiple pages, so now I can fix them all. Any idea as to why it likes lower case, but not upper case?

XML is case sensitive, <html> is not <HTML> and the Doctype has to specify the type of the root element.

-- 
David Dorward
http://dorward.co.uk/
Received on Monday, 22 September 2014 00:13:05 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Tuesday, 1 March 2016 14:18:11 UTC