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Bug 128 - different outcome of validation depending on whether on server or win3k desktop - file vs referer validation
Summary: different outcome of validation depending on whether on server or win3k deskt...
Alias: None
Product: Validator
Classification: Unclassified
Component: check (show other bugs)
Version: 0.6.1
Hardware: Other other
: P2 normal
Target Milestone: 0.7.0
Assignee: Terje Bless
QA Contact:
Depends on:
Blocks: 856
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Reported: 2003-01-27 09:19 UTC by Ralf Hauser
Modified: 2004-09-08 15:57 UTC (History)
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Description Ralf Hauser 2003-01-27 09:19:45 UTC
When I click the validate xhtml link on the above URL, everything is fine.

When I save the html to my desktop and then validate it with, I get 
<<Errors:  	1

    * Note: The Validator XML support has some limitations.

This page is not Valid XHTML 1.1!

Below are the results of attempting to parse this document with an SGML parser.

   1. Line 8, column 6: end tag for "head" which is not finished (explain...).

>> ????

This relates to
Comment 1 Terje Bless 2003-03-01 14:08:24 UTC
Won't be looked at for 0.6.2. Setting target to 0.7.0 for review in that timeframe.
Comment 2 Terje Bless 2004-09-01 13:16:11 UTC
Nominating for review for 0.7.0 release.
Comment 3 Olivier Thereaux 2004-09-08 02:40:55 UTC
The  test case given in the "URL" field now gives a 404.
Comment 4 Bj 2004-09-08 15:57:58 UTC
The sample document does not exist and I fail to see the relevance of the 
Mozilla bug here. The Validator will complain if a document lacks a title 
element regardless of how you validate the document; maybe you validated the 
wrong file or your user agent made changes to the document when saving it to