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Re: Forget what I said about whitespace

From: Liam Quinn <liam@htmlhelp.com>
Date: Thu, 18 Dec 1997 19:33:37 -0500
Message-Id: <3.0.5.32.19971218193337.0082fbb0@pop.golden.net>
To: neil@bigpic.com
Cc: www-style@w3.org
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At 09:40 AM 17/12/97 -0600, Neil St.Laurent wrote:
>P { background: red; }
>Since this incorrect declaration is so prevalent I think we should 
>extend the syntax to allow a semicolon after the last property:value 
>pair

Isn't this already allowed in the CSS1 grammar [1]?  I'm not in the mood 
for an ASCII parse tree, but 'ruleset' permits 'declaration' followed by 
zero or more semi-colon and 'declaration' pairs.  Since 'declaration' can 
be empty, the ruleset you give is valid.

[1] http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-CSS1#appendix-b

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Liam Quinn
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Received on Thursday, 18 December 1997 19:34:52 GMT

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