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Re: [CSS21] Test Suite

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Fri, 23 Jul 2004 12:33:03 +0000 (UTC)
To: Thomas Scholz <info@scholz-webdesign.de>
Cc: lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au, www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.58.0407231223030.20728@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Fri, 23 Jul 2004, Thomas Scholz wrote:
>>>
>>> <http://scholz-webdesign.de/css/test/identitaetskrise/>.
>>
>>    It would seem that if user agents were to follow the rules about
>> content-type headers, when the your stylesheet is requested, it should
>> reject it and not parse it as css because it was served as text/html.
>
> Yes, that's what I tried to test. Hm, maybe I should point this out...
> Opera 7 seems to be the only one who do the right thing.

Your page is triggering quirks mode, in which mode some browsers go out of
their way to break the standards and handle cases like this.

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