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Re: CSS filter hacks and validation

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Fri, 31 Oct 2003 12:10:32 +0100
To: "Scott Romack" <sromack@PTSTEAMS.com>
Cc: <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <3fa542c8.11312877@smtp.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>

* Scott Romack wrote:
>Has there ever been any discussion on some method for hiding 'invalid'
>selectors from the CSS validator.
>For example there is a -moz-outline which if i am not mistaken does not
>validate but is a nice feature which will become the outline property. I
>would like to be able to use some of these temporary features untill
>CSS3 is implemented and still have my CSS2 validate.

Not possible. You could write a CSS profile for the CSS Validator, e.g.
'CSS Proprietary', which includes -moz-outline but you cannot have a
validator that claims your CSS is Valid CSS 2 while it is not.
Received on Friday, 31 October 2003 06:10:22 UTC

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