Current testing does not validate

Nico R. n-roeser at
Fri Oct 15 00:27:23 PDT 2004

I wrote:
> Gerard Beekmans wrote:
>> On Mon, 2004-09-13 at 19:16, Jeremy Utley wrote:
>>> xmllint --noout --nonet --xinclude --postvalid index.xml
>>> index.xml:231: element phrase: validity error : No declaration for
>>> attribute conditon of element phrase
>>> Document index.xml does not validate
>>> Line 231 is the bottom of index.xml, so the error report doesn't
>>> exactly give me any hints on just what is wrong.
>> Here's a trick to figure out where that error is because that
>> index.xml;231 isn't very helpful. It's line 231 in one of the XML
>> files, not index.xml (the xincludes seem to mess this up in that
>> xmllint doesn't keep track of which file it actually is in).
> I have submitted this problem upstream as bug 152623 in the GNOME
> bugzilla <URL:>.

The bug has been fixed upstream, but the fix is not yet included in
libxml2-2.6.14. I created a patch which I have submitted to the patches
project a minute ago.

I recommend updating libxml2 to libxml2-2.6.14 plus this patch on

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