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Re: [x]html head parsing bug in validator

From: Nick Kew <nick@webthing.com>
Date: Sat, 26 Apr 2003 22:29:30 +0100 (BST)
To: Gabor Hojtsy <gabor@hojtsy.hu>
cc: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>, www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0304262223050.1237-100000@jarl.webthing.com>

On Sat, 26 Apr 2003, Gabor Hojtsy wrote:

> Well, thanks for the information. I now know that my page will hardly validate 
> as HTML 4.01... It's sad that the SGML interpretation is that far from 
> browser interpretation....

You can avoid this kind of confusion by validating with stricter parsing
rules.  See the explanation at

This is a help page for http://valet.webthing.com/page/ ,
which you may find will generate a less confusing report on your page.

Nick Kew

In need of paying work - http://www.webthing.com/~nick/cv.html
Received on Saturday, 26 April 2003 17:29:33 UTC

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