[html5] validator.nu Web GUI -- How to validate against XHTML5?

Michael[tm] Smith mike at w3.org
Mon Nov 5 13:26:34 PST 2012

jama <jamappi at gmail.com>, 2012-11-05 21:56 +0100:

> On 05.11.2012 21:53, Ian Hickson wrote:
> > On Mon, 5 Nov 2012, jama wrote:
> >> On 05.11.2012 20:52, Ian Hickson wrote:
> >>> What page are you trying to validate?
> >> Just two example files:
> >>
> >> The HTML5 file I used: http://pastebin.com/DBUPg8Sp
> >> The XHTML5 file I used: http://pastebin.com/aNANwehY
> > Oh are you uploading them, instead of pointing the validator at a URL?
> >
> Yes, I'm using the File Upload function. I think it's my fault actually 
> because I am not providing a perfectly valid XHTML5 file. For the past 
> 40 minutes I've been trying to figure out how to properly insert the 
> MIME type application/xml+html into the file.

Yeah as I mentioned in my other reply I think the only way you'll be able
to do what it sounds like you want to do is by checking the "Be lax about
HTTP Content-Type" option and choosing the XML option from the Parser
select and also the XHTML5 option from the Preset select.


Michael[tm] Smith http://people.w3.org/mike

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