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Re: CSS3 module: W3C selectors.

From: Karl Dubost <karl@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 12 Feb 2001 12:23:53 -0500 (EST)
Message-Id: <p05010413b6adcc42fdd6@[]>
To: glazman@netscape.com (Daniel Glazman)
Cc: www-style@w3.org, w3t-qa@w3.org
At 17:35 +0100 12/02/01, Daniel Glazman wrote:
>Karl Dubost wrote:
>>First of all, bravo, many examples, clear to read.
>Merci Karl !!! (je te dois de l'argent ?-)

On s'arrangera plus tard ;)

>>In the conformance section, we can read:
>>User agents must observe the rules for handling parsing errors:
>>*    a selector containing an invalid simple selector, an invalid 
>>combinator or an invalid token is invalid.
>>*    a group of selectors containing an invalid selector is invalid.
>>I would be very happy to see a definition of invalid. What does it 
>>mean invalid in a developper point of view? It's too ambiguous.
>>So it could be good to have a clear definition of "is invalid" and 
>>explain what a developper must do when he's faced to an invalid 
>Good point. An invalid selector - for example - is a selector that 
>generates a parsing error, ie containing an unrecognized token or a 
>token which is not allowed at the current parsing point. We can 
>generalize that explanation.

Thanks, I'm looking forward the next version of the Working draft of 
CSS3 Selector with a clear explanation of invalid and a kind of 
guidelines for developpers. :)

Karl Dubost / W3C - Conformance Manager

      --- Be Strict To Be Cool! ---
Received on Monday, 12 February 2001 13:41:34 UTC

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