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Re: web site programming.

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Fri, 2 May 2008 00:08:41 +0100
Message-Id: <CFBC56D2-E913-4619-BCB4-8955D1F65828@dorward.me.uk>
To: www-validator@w3.org

On 1 May 2008, at 20:53, Rick Merrill wrote:
> I have a suggestion to float: How about adding a summary
> page on the Validator web site where users (like us) can
> add Validator results based on what software was used.

Leaving aside the question of the Validator team publishing what is,  
effectively, a critique of various software packages, I don't think  
this is a good idea. As statistics go, it simply isn't a very useful  
one. You wouldn't be comparing like with like - the number of errors  
produced would vary with the skill of the user, and the content and  
size of each page.

David Dorward
Received on Friday, 2 May 2008 06:08:52 UTC

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