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From Ross Gardler <>
Subject Re: [plugin] Warning, Errors, Fatals and Libraries (again)
Date Mon, 03 Jan 2005 19:49:05 GMT
Ron Blaschke wrote:
>>>- forrest validate-xdocs
>>Validation is done by Forrest itself, all source documents in the
>>project are validated when the site is built using "forrest site". There
>>is (should be?) no need for plugins to handle validation separately, or
>>am I missing your point?
> If I am not wrong, forrest validates the XML documents against their
> DTDs.  But the pod-input plugin takes (Perl) Pod files as input, which
> are not in XML.  (This might also apply to other future input plugins.)

It is the job of the plugin to do whatever is necessary, including any 
validation. I'm not sure exactly *how* this would be done, perhaps a 
Cocoon generator to read the POD file and validate it accordingly.


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