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New W3C "All-In-One" Validator: Unicorn
HTML and CSS in one pass
jbinbpt




msg:4177338
 3:37 pm on Jul 27, 2010 (gmt 0)

This is very cool. html and css validation in one pass.

Press release [w3.org...]
Unicorn combines a number of popular tools in a single, easy interface, including the Markup validator, CSS validator, mobileOk checker, and Feed validator, which remain available as individual services as well.


Validator [validator.w3.org...]

[edited by: tedster at 7:07 pm (utc) on Jul 27, 2010]
[edit reason] added quote [/edit]

 

albo




msg:4177532
 9:26 pm on Jul 27, 2010 (gmt 0)

(Thanks for the link, @jbinbpt!) My finding: doesn't work as I'd prefer on *local* files. E.g., can't fetch external css picked up via < link... with relative href.

Hester




msg:4177576
 10:55 pm on Jul 27, 2010 (gmt 0)

I get this:

Proxy Error

The proxy server received an invalid response from an upstream server.
The proxy server could not handle the request GET /unicorn/.

Reason: Error reading from remote server

Apache/2 Server at validator.w3.org Port 80


Guess they've been slashdotted, or whatever the term is thesedays.

Lorel




msg:4177589
 11:30 pm on Jul 27, 2010 (gmt 0)

@Jester.

I got the same message, until I included the http:// but then it failed because it wasn't an rss feed, so something else wrong.

imbckagn




msg:4177609
 12:46 am on Jul 28, 2010 (gmt 0)

Works fine for me.

JAB Creations




msg:4177660
 4:04 am on Jul 28, 2010 (gmt 0)

In general I like the new changes however the CSS validation is still fail.

Really, the (X)HTML validator can determine what version of (X)HTML the page is using so why after all these years can't the CSS validator do the same?

Any way besides the ongoing CSS validator fail I rate this as a general win. :)

- John

Tom_Cash




msg:4177698
 6:47 am on Jul 28, 2010 (gmt 0)

This is excellent. Thanks for sharing!

g1smd




msg:4178846
 9:10 pm on Jul 29, 2010 (gmt 0)

Nice. I just hope that all of the legacy links to the various validators still continue to work indefinitely.

morehawes




msg:4182325
 8:50 am on Aug 5, 2010 (gmt 0)

Very nice, thanks for the link!

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