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improve/develop the HTML Validator with the W3C #18
We're looking for somebody to help fix bugs and implement new features in
Ideally, it'd be nice to find somebody who already is using the validator
Also ideally, it'd be nice to have somebody with some Java skills, because
What we need mostly is help with changes to the part of the backend that
To give a more detailed view of what some of what still needs to be done,
The best thing for somebody to do to start to get familiar with it would be
About the structure of the code itself, the nutshell description is that it
There's a detailed overview of the architecture in Henri's thesis:
And I'd be really happy to spend some time personally helping anybody who's
So would it be a crazy idea to move the validator off java and to something like node?
I read the FAQ and it explains pretty well why Java was chosen at the time. I'm just curious about other peoples thoughts. If the project were to start today would Java still be the ideal platform?
Yea, I'm going to start in node. See how it goes. I'm not thinking too crazy.
I'm going for a simple "node validate.js example.com" . I mostly want this for simple integration with a CI server. I try building the actual validator but the build script seems to be broken :-/
I'd be willing to help with this if you need any.