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Re: New release of CSS Validator

From: olivier Thereaux <ot@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 13 Mar 2008 12:50:40 -0400
Cc: "public-mobileok-checker" <public-mobileok-checker@w3.org>
Message-Id: <8B5F0F53-E02A-471F-8E24-6BC0E29D7D80@w3.org>
To: "Jo Rabin" <jrabin@mtld.mobi>

Hi Jo, Hi all.

On Mar 13, 2008, at 12:45 , Jo Rabin wrote:

> Thanks, it is certainly useful to know that your next version may not
> feature CSS1 support and I think we'd very much appreciate a heads up
> from you,

It looks like I may have been hasty, or confused, or both.

In my conversation with a CSS WG editor I think I now understand that  
REC-CSS1 will be obsoleted, but not CSS Level 1. I understand this as  
"the properties and values of CSS Level 1" still exist, but the REC- 
CSS1 document, in particular the grammar it describes, is obsoleted by  
CSS 2.1.

Will keep you informed of any change we may make to the validator,  
once things are a tad clearer (to me, at least).

> though I don't know that there is much we can do to change our
> dependency on CSS 1.

Would a dependency on CSS 2.1 work, or is its status not "advanced"  
enough in the REC track?

Received on Thursday, 13 March 2008 16:51:15 UTC

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