Re: HTML validation

Daniel W. Connolly (
Mon, 24 Oct 1994 16:07:37 -0500

In message <>, Karen Strom writ
>Hello Gentlemen,
> I have begun entering META information in my html files and thought that
>I would run the first file through your validation service. It definitely
>does not like the EXPIRES statement in either the version that appears
>online at your site or as printed in the books handed out by SPYGLASS in
>Chicago. Mosaic v2.4 also prints the expiration date at the top of the page.
>Are things just not in sync yet or where do I look for the error?

The EXPIRES markup in the META example in the Oct 14 draft is junk
left over from earlier drafts. There is no EXPIRES element nor

The validation service is correct in this case, I believe. If you have
any specific cases that you think should parse, could you send me the
complete details -- input and error messages?