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Re: Checker reports an error for rel value EditURI

From: Michael[tm] Smith <mike@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 28 Dec 2016 00:50:24 +0900
To: "Albo P. Fossa" <albopf@gmail.com>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <20161227155024.d45os7pmwjq2v6ri@sideshowbarker.net>

"Albo P. Fossa" <albopf@gmail.com>, 2016-12-22 19:05 -0700:
> Archived-At: <http://www.w3.org/mid/D2A7875F-FE65-47E8-8F4D-D557152EE9B4@gmail.com>
> 
> EditURI is a rel value common to links used in Wordpress sites. It is
> listed in the Microformats Wiki to which Nu provides a link. Nonetheless,
> Nu now reports an error for such links.

Thanks for catching this. The cause was a regression I inadvertently
introduced when making a change to how the registered rel values are
collected. I just forgot a necessary step to cause the values from
documents to be compared case-insensitively to the registered values.

So the checker was looking for the “edituri” in the registry but instead
finding “EditURI”.

Anyway, I’ve fixed it now in checker sources and pushed the fix to
https://validator.w3.org/nu/. So rel=EditURI should no longer cause an
error to be reported.

  —Mike

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Michael[tm] Smith https://people.w3.org/mike

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