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Re: Validation without external content?

From: Philip TAYLOR <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
Date: Sun, 18 Mar 2012 11:01:48 +0000
Message-ID: <4F65C09C.3040404@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
To: Dorin <contact@best-laptop-deals.com>
CC: www-validator@w3.org

Dorin wrote:

> I would like to know if there is a way to have a website validated
> ignoring somehow external widgets/plugins or any other piece of code that
> we can't always control or fix.

I know of no officially supported way to accomplish this, but
if you were to add the external links via scripted modifications
to the DOM, such links would be invisible to the validator.

Philip Taylor
Received on Sunday, 18 March 2012 11:02:22 UTC

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