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Re: validator w3 org bug, unable to detect doctype while provided

From: Nick Kew <nick@webthing.com>
Date: Thu, 28 Nov 2002 02:14:05 +0000 (GMT)
To: Karl Dubost <karl@w3.org>
cc: olr@audiobraille.org, www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0211280211340.1823-100000@jarl.webthing.com>

On Wed, 27 Nov 2002, Karl Dubost wrote:

> >(I tested with the url: http://brlstatx.brlspeak.net
> >but you're right with the http://www.brlspeak.net/brlstatx.php url too).
> >Osvaldo La Rosa.
> I do not have fatal errors with the second one :)
> http://validator.w3.org/check?uri=http://www.brlspeak.net/brlstatx.php
> You just have a lot of errors which say that you have to fix your HTML

Actually the main problem seems to be that it's declared as XHTML but
written in HTML.  A simple change to an HTML doctype would fix (most
of) the validation errors - though not the junk.

Nick Kew

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Received on Wednesday, 27 November 2002 21:14:09 UTC

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