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Re: Bug, Amaya 10.0: Fails Acid2 Browser Test

From: Regis Boudin <regis@boudin.name>
Date: Fri, 29 Feb 2008 10:54:51 -0000 (GMT)
Message-ID: <46443.195.224.154.166.1204282491.squirrel@mail.imalip.net>
To: "Corne Beerse" <cbeerse@gmail.com>
Cc: www-amaya@w3.org

On Fri, February 29, 2008 10:40, Corne Beerse wrote:
>> I also think strange that somebody spends time to take advantage of CSS
>> errors. Our goal is to help users to generate pages without error (Amaya
>> reports errors for that), and not to win the price of the best rendering
>> effect of pages with errors.
>>
> I have not peeked in the acid test. If it is 'error driven' I'd say the
> test is wrong. Or does it test the handling of such errors?

That't precisely the reason there are erros in the acid2 test CSS. Check
their handling conforms to what the spec says.

cf http://www.webstandards.org/action/acid2/guide/, row 13 and
http://www.w3.org/TR/CSS21/syndata.html#parsing-errors

Regis
Received on Friday, 29 February 2008 10:55:20 UTC

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