Re: XML, DTDs, Note Tab Pro and Validators
- Hi adrien,
--- In email@example.com, adrien <adrien.verlee@...> wrote:
> Op zo, 15-10-2006 te 13:59 +0000, schreef Horst Nogajski:
> > PS: http://schneegans.de/sv/ is the _most_accurate_ validator for
> > XHTML I know.
> Can't agree.
> http://www.wase-pers.be/perscontacten.htm gives plenty errors with:
> http://validator.w3.org/ and almost none with the link above.
The W3C-Validator outputs as first:
The DOCTYPE Declaration was not recognized or is missing. This
probably means that the Formal Public Identifier contains a spelling
error, or that the Declaration is not using correct syntax. Validation
has been performed using a default "fallback" Document Type Definition
that closely resembles "HTML 4.01 Transitional", but the document will
not be Valid until you have corrected this problem with the DOCTYPE
Your document lacks a namespace declaration such as '<html
xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">' in the document element. Only
well-formedness constraints have been checked, while validity
constraints have been ignored.
!! >> while validity constraints have been ignored. << !!
I think, he means that there is no need to validate a document that
lacks a corrrect basic information.
And I agree with that.
The W3C-Validator _assumes_ a HTML 4 Transitional Doctype and put out
77 Errors and Warnings about that. What do you think can one do with
that? I think: nothing.
The Doctype-String given in the Document is: