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Re: Advice sought about combining css testing with databasing of code variables

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Mon, 19 Oct 2009 12:44:32 -0700
Message-ID: <4ADCC1A0.2070800@inkedblade.net>
To: David Southwell <david@vizion2000.net>
CC: public-css-testsuite@w3.org
David Southwell wrote:
> Hi
> This is my first posting to this list which I joined for the following 
> reasons.
> 1.  I understand that those with substantial experience of css can be found 
> here.
> 2. The focus of the list is upon css testing.
> 3. I am thinking of embarking upon a project which
>    (a) needs to validate existing css code and having done so
>    (b) can then extract css code variables, the snippet of code that contains 
> each variable and then index the variables and the snippets and store the 
> extracted data in a mysql database.
> 4. I am in serious need of advice and guidance about tools that could help me 
> achieve these goals. 
> It occurs to me that any tool capable of parsing css may also be capable of 
> extracting snippets and identifying variables. The question for me is what 
> tools might provide a good starting point.
> May I thank you in advance for your replies

CSS doesn't have variables currently, so I'm not sure what you're trying to do.

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