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Re: Wish to avoid expermental validator, it is annoying

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Fri, 05 Feb 2016 16:37:59 +0000
To: "Richard Owlett" <rowlett@cloud85.net>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <1299FF8D-D998-4CD4-B11D-BEC18800BB2E@dorward.me.uk>
On 3 Feb 2016, at 16:29, Richard Owlett wrote:

> comprehensible format
> https://validator.w3.org/nu/?doc....  gives ??????
> Even it admits it's of questionable usefulness. [https://validator.w3.org/nu/about.html]
>
>
> I can trust the first. When I go to https://validator.w3.org how can I *FORCE* the first to be used.

As far as I know, just using the form at https://validator.w3.org will use the old checker (unless, of course, you have an HTML 5 Doctype or override the Doctype detection since the old checker doesn't have any support for HTML 5 at all).

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David Dorward
http://dorward.co.uk/

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