Re: Browsers and syntax errors (Was: Captions for Figures...)

Steinar Bang (
Fri, 10 Mar 1995 16:19:02 +0500

>> True! But just telling people "Bad HTML" isn't really enough. You need
>> something like "Bad HTML! Press xxx to see view the HTML
>> errors!". That would make it easy enough to find the error that the
>> odd Joe Homepage might take the trouble as well.

> Actually, Arena does provide a limited capability of this kind.
> If you click on the edit button, the source markup is annotated
> with comment elements describing the errors and inserted at the
> appropriate places.

Good! In fact: Great!

Now, all we need to do is to make *all* browsers incorporate this
feature (or similar features).

- Steinar