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Re: [VE][108] Error Message Feedback

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Tue, 24 Aug 2004 16:27:46 +0100
Message-Id: <26AA230E-F5E2-11D8-BDB4-000A957E4F00@dorward.me.uk>
Cc: <www-validator@w3.org>
To: "Mikey Moo Moo" <vlad_utopia@hotmail.com>

On 24 Aug 2004, at 16:16, Mikey Moo Moo wrote:

> wrong again, genius. the tag is open Error 29 (line 106, col 91 for 
> http://www.merlinspad.741.com/index.htm)

You might wish to adjust the tone of your emails, which are archived 
publicly. Not only is it a *free* service which you are complaining 
about, it looks extra foolish when you find out that you are wrong.

As you cannot have a heading (such as <h6>) *inside* a paragraph, the 
start tag for the <h6> element implicitly closes the preceding (open) 
<p> element.

So <p><h6>foo</h6></p> is equivalent to <p></p><h6>foo</h6></p> and the 
second </p> doesn't match any open element.

David Dorward
Received on Tuesday, 24 August 2004 15:31:40 UTC

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