[OSGeo-Discuss] [planet] Bloggers, clean your (X)HTML!

Jody Garnett jody.garnett at gmail.com
Wed Dec 21 03:02:41 PST 2011

Wonder if we could automate the checking; and only publish out things that pass? With a placeholder for articles with invalid content ...  

Jody Garnett

On Tuesday, 20 December 2011 at 6:46 AM, Mateusz Łoskot wrote:

> Folks,
> The planet.osgeo.org (http://planet.osgeo.org) looks...simply it does not look at all.
> I have checked randomly a few blogs with http://validator.w3.org and
> it does not look good.
> Some blogs are even claiming XHTML strict in DOCTYPE and are
> generating ~300 errors!
> This is impossible to find out if the problem is with the planet
> itself or with the blogs.
> I want to call all bloggers syndicated with the planet.osgeo.org (http://planet.osgeo.org) to
> consider checking their
> blogs with the validator and fix any serious errors if reported. The
> serious errors are ill-formed
> tags, missing closing tags or <br/> vs <br />, etc.
> Thank you for your understanding!
> Best regards,
> --  
> Mateusz Loskot, http://mateusz.loskot.net
> Charter Member of OSGeo, http://osgeo.org
> Member of ACCU, http://accu.org
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