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Validator fails to detect invalid document

From: Peter Favrholdt <pfavr@how.dk>
Date: Sat, 9 Nov 2002 15:29:06 -0500 (EST)
To: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.44.0211092101340.5938-100000@how3.how.dk>


Thanks for the validator service, I really use it a lot!

But, I think I've found a bug in the validator regarding the <body> tag:
if the <body> tag misses the trailing > it is not detected!

To reproduce the error, click these links:


(and enable the Show Source checkbox).

(The above two documents only differs wrt the trailing > in the body tag.)

Best regards,

Peter Favrholdt

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