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Re: Installing CVS version... it works, mostly...

From: Ville Skyttä <ville.skytta@iki.fi>
Date: Mon, 02 Feb 2004 21:34:09 +0200
To: Validator list <www-validator@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1075750449.10140.55.camel@bobcat.mine.nu>

On Mon, 2004-02-02 at 17:10, Ian Stuart wrote:

>   export CVSROOT=":pserver:anonymous@dev.w3.org:/sources/public"
>   cvs login
>       (password is "anonymous")
>   cvs get validator

I would suggest retrieving the code from validator-0_6_0-branch, nobody
has worked on HEAD for a while and it is almost certainly broken
currently.  More info: http://validator.w3.org:8001/source/

> Question: Given this works pretty much out-the-box, why does it class
> itself as *NOT* valid?

One thing to check would be OpenSP/onsgmls, it must be version >= 1.5. 
Validator uses the new "-R" command line switch, older versions don't
have it and will behave like you described above if used with the
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