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Re: Website - page error, in information given

From: Ville Skyttä <ville.skytta@iki.fi>
Date: 05 Feb 2003 22:01:34 +0200
To: Michael Wilking <tlfeet@cox.net>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-Id: <1044475294.8303.22.camel@bobcat.ods.org>

On Wed, 2003-02-05 at 10:50, Michael Wilking wrote:

> However, if one actually uses the ahref
> ´http://validator.w3.org/check/referer"
> And then on the live page (with that code) clicks on the link, this
> page comes up: http://validator.w3.org/check?uri=

Validator needs to receive the Referer HTTP header, it'll work correctly
then.  Note that you will have to follow (usually "click") on the link
to get your user agent to send the header, you can't just type it into
the location bar.  Some "anonymizer" or "internet security" applications
may snip the header as well.

\/ille Skyttä
ville.skytta at iki.fi
Received on Wednesday, 5 February 2003 15:01:23 UTC

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