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Re: CSS error

From: Susan Lesch <lesch@w3.org>
Date: Sat, 13 Dec 2003 19:18:30 -0800
Message-Id: <p05111b10bc01866756bf@[192.168.123.158]>
To: Andreas Lange <a.lange@home.se>, site-comments@w3.org

Hello, Andreas,

Yes, the # should be there. If I am looking at the right file, they
seem to be present now, but I will forward your note just in case the
error is in a source file somewhere. Thanks for the report.

At 19:17 +0100 12/1/03, Andreas Lange wrote:
>Hi!
>
>My mozilla debug build complained about this when viewing the CSS3 page:
>
>CSS Error (http://www.w3.org/StyleSheets/Core/Traditional :192.23): 
>Expected color but found 'fffffa'.  Error in parsing value for 
>property 'background'.  Declaration dropped.
>CSS Error (http://www.w3.org/StyleSheets/Core/Traditional :196.23): 
>Expected color but found 'fffffa'.  Error in parsing value for 
>property 'background'.  Declaration dropped.
>
>This seem to come from:
>http://www.w3.org/StyleSheets/Core/Traditional
>a:link    {
>    background:    fffffa;
>    }
>
>a:visited    {
>    background:    fffffa;
>    }
>
>Isn't it necessary for hex values to be prefixed by a '#'?
>
>One might note that the CSS validator is perfectly happy about the file. :-)
>http://jigsaw.w3.org/css-validator/validator?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.w3.org%2FStyleSheets%2FCore%2FTraditional&warning=2&profile=css2&usermedium=all

Best wishes,
-- 
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