Closing tag missing

Notice! This page describes the nature of the error using a hypothetical example and not the erroneous data of the input test file. You should however be able to apply this information to your error case.

Explanation of the error message given by the validator:

"Premature end of data in tag E line N"

Meaning that

  1. the element "E" started in line "N" does not have a closing tag
  2. or element "E" is supposed to be the closing tag but is missing the slash at the beginning of the tag "</"