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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.


1+

[...]

>>> 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".
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leif halvard silli
Received on Tuesday, 29 September 2009 18:26:01 GMT

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