News Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

Greg Szorc's Blog:
Using DTD's and Catalogs for XHTML Validation
April 10, 2008 @ 11:29:48

Greg Szorc shows how, in this entry on his blog, to use DTDs and catalogs to validate your XHTML pages with a little help from PHP.

This [validation from an external site like the W3C validator] approach is a good start, but it is far from ideal because it is based on an honor system of sorts. You often forget to validate each change you make and there is always some corner case that you forget. So, what can be done about it? Well, if you find yourself developing in PHP, you can employ the following solution.

The code he includes pulls in the XHTML content from your page (or the output of the framework's view layer) and pushes it into a DOMDocument that's build with the LIBXML_DTDLOAD and LIBXML_DTDATTR options.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
html validation dom extension document import


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Sephiroth.it: Backup your batabases w/o phpmyadmin

Greg Szorc's Blog: Using DTD's and Catalogs for XHTML Validation

KillerPHP.com: PHP & Javascript Video Tutorial - Form Validation part 1

DevShed: Handling HTML Strings and Files with the DOM XML Extension in PHP 5

Richard Davey's Blog: A Guide to using CVS Dude with NuSphere PhpED


Community Events





Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


api library threedevsandamaybe release series interview community code language application laravel developer symfony install configure list unittest wordpress podcast introduction

All content copyright, 2014 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework