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From: Eric Richards <2eric.richards@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 26 Aug 2017 10:34:28 +1200
Message-ID: <CA+Dr9BaKrFz2h-VwuRQEjUHD9OwJx1pLnk7V9zN5J_3z6H+n+w@mail.gmail.com>
To: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Cc: www-validator Community <www-validator@w3.org>
Ok here is a error that comes up in JavaScript

if you had "and" in  a "if" statement like  example

if (navigator.family == "ie4" *&* navigator.version < 4.1)


like the line above  picks up 2 errors, it wants



if (navigator.family == "ie4" *&amp* navigator.version &lt; 4.1)



>From Eric
By the way maybe I do not need that JavaScript anymore?


all the same I get cheesed off when I can not use my cell phone on a New
Zealand website trademe because it will on display in the lastest mini
Opera version I thought that was the reason for having web sites so ALL web
browsers worked without error.





On Wed, Aug 23, 2017 at 6:56 AM, David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk> wrote:

>
>
> On 22 Aug 2017, at 19:30, Eric Richards wrote:
>
> by the way i can not validate one of my HTML pages because the
>> validator tells me i have errors in my javescript, thinking it is
>> HTML. can it not be set to ignore any javascript (or this case PHP)
>> then give a "alert" saying something like "This validator does not do
>> .........."
>>
>
> The validator will not report any errors for JavaScript written correctly
> according to the rules of HTML (or XHTML depending on the Doctype). I’m not
> aware of any knows bugs there (and its a bit of HTML that hasn’t changed
> for a long time so I’d be surprised if any cropped up). The fault is most
> likely with your code and not the validator.
>
> Of course, you didn’t provide a test case, so …
>
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