Document Object Model (DOM) Level 3 Validation Specification

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W3C Proposed Recommendation 15 December 2003

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Ben Chang, Oracle
Joe Kesselman, IBM (until September 2001)
Rezaur Rahman, Intel Corporation (until July 2001)

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This specification defines the Document Object Model Validation Level 3, a platform- and language-neutral interface. This module provides the guidance to programs and scripts to dynamically update the content and the structure of documents while ensuring that the document remains valid, or to ensure that the document becomes valid.

Status of this document

This section describes the status of this document at the time of its publication. Other documents may supersede this document. A list of current W3C publications and the latest revision of this technical report can be found in the W3C technical reports index at http://www.w3.org/TR/.

This is the Proposed Recommendation specification of "DOM Level 3 Validation". This version is based on the feedback during the Candidate Recommendation period. W3C Advisory Committee Members are invited to send formal review comments to the W3C Team-only list dom-review@w3.org until 14 January 2004, 11pm EDT. The public is also invited to send comments on this document to the public mailing list www-dom@w3.org. An archive is available at http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-dom/.

An implementation report is also available.

This is a draft document and may be updated, replaced or obsoleted by other documents at any time. It is inappropriate to use W3C Working Drafts as reference material or to cite them as other than "work in progress". This is work in progress and does not imply endorsement by, or the consensus of, either W3C or participants of the DOM working group.

This document has been produced as part of the W3C DOM Activity. The authors of this document are the DOM Working Group participants.

Patent disclosures relevant to this specification may be found on the Working Group's patent disclosure page.

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