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Re: Feed Validator service bugs

From: olivier Thereaux <ot@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 14 Jun 2007 14:57:29 -0400
Message-Id: <6994DD56-EF8C-49DF-8BAE-FF5D939F8A4F@w3.org>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
To: ryan <ryan@theryanking.com>

hi Ryan,

On Jun 14, 2007, at 13:23 , ryan wrote:
> Here's an example:
> <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
> <feed xmlns="http://www.w3.org/2005/Atom" xml:base="http:// 
> example.com/a01-simple.html">

Looks like the feedvalidator didn't like having to validate xml:base  
values when it can't figure the base URI for the whole document  
(since doesn't have any in the case of direct input). I patched that,  
the example you gave seems to be validating nicely now, it seems.

I'll be sending my patch to the feedvalidator folks - I know that the  
direct input method is not officially supported by them but I hope  
they'll accept it.

> * http://validator.w3.org/feed/docs/ references "Atom 1.1". AFAIK,  
> there is no such thing. There's Atom 1.0 (aka Atom Syndication) and  
> there's draft 11 of the Atom Publishing Protocol, but those are  
> different things.

I fixed that, too. And took the opportunity to update the  
feedvalidator to its latest version.

Thanks a lot for the bug report. If you find anything, don't hesitate  
to report it.

Received on Thursday, 14 June 2007 18:57:50 UTC

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