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Re: Validation in IE never fails!
Date: 4/5/2007 3:12:00 PM
Andrew wrote: > Hi > > I'm new to this group, so apologies if it's an old chestnut, or not > appropriate to this group.... > > I have been playing around with creating xml files and schemas with > which to validate them. In order to validate them, I've downloaded the > "Tools for validating XML and viewing XSL output" from Microsoft and > installed them. I've tried this on various machines, with various > browser versions and OS's. > > However, when the file is valid, right-clicking --> Validate XML > reports "Validation Successful". But then introducing deliberate (and > quite major) errors still results in "Validation Successful". It sounds like if IE was validating only regarding DTDs, not schema :) Perhaps you should use a more suitable tool for validating ; the MSXMLn suite contains various classes for that purpose ; Java has also numbers of tools -- Cordialement, /// (. .) --------ooO--(_)--Ooo-------- | Philippe Poulard | ----------------------------- http://reflex.gforge.inria.fr/ Have the RefleX !