Re: [VE][73] Error Message Feedback

On Wed, 2006-04-26 at 11:15 +1000, alek patsouris wrote:
> Validating Error [73]: "end tag for X which is not finished" 

> i made just a blank file to test befor i started messing around with
> our main site however as you can see it is closed, would you mind
> explaining where i went wrong

You closed the html element without including a body element (which is

Also you are failing to conform to Appendix C section 2.

Also you haven't included an XML declaration despite using a character
encoding other then UTF-8 or UTF-16 (although it is possible[1] that
Appendix C forbids such declarations (and thus non-Unicode XHTML
documents as text/html)).

[1] It is hard to tell, the spec isn't well written here, which is one
reason I'm sticking with HTML 4.01.

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Received on Wednesday, 26 April 2006 07:15:18 UTC