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Re: [CSSWG] Release Candidate for CSS Namespaces Test Suite

From: Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2009 20:25:20 +0200
Message-ID: <4AC25110.8050804@xn--mlform-iua.no>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
CC: public-css-testsuite@w3.org
Anne van Kesteren On 09-09-29 18.07:

> On Tue, 29 Sep 2009 17:57:22 +0200, Leif Halvard Silli  
>> Anne van Kesteren On 09-09-29 15.24:

>> This focus on the character '*' makes it seem as if there is a shorthand  
>> for the universal selector - namely to drop it.
> The specification could be clearer I suppose.



>>> No, that is reading between the lines. (And contrary to the grammar.)  
>>> Your  further examples seem all along the same lines of not reading  
>>> the  specification literally and trying to infer things that are not  
>>> there.
>> It is not reading between the line, it is reading while being inspired  
>> by CSS21.
> That is called reading between the lines.

It is called something else. But the interesting thing is whether 
the draft is literal enough or if it "could be clearer".
leif halvard silli
Received on Tuesday, 29 September 2009 18:26:01 GMT

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