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Re: [CSS21] Additional Note

From: Craig Northway <craign@cisra.canon.com.au>
Date: Thu, 25 Aug 2005 15:04:53 +0200
Message-ID: <430DC1F5.6090903@cisra.canon.com.au>
To: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Cc: www-style@w3.org

Hi,

Bjoern Hoehrmann wrote:

>* Craig Northway wrote:
>  
>
>>Section 5.8.3
>>
>>This note is in twice:
>>
>>Note: If an element has multiple class attributes, their values must be
>>concatenated
>>with spaces between the values before searching for the class. As of
>>this time
>>the working group is not aware of any manner in which this situation can
>>be reached,
>>however, so this behaviour is explicitly non-normative in this
>>specification.
>>
>>Please reconsider this note because multiple attributes of the same name
>>are not allowed in either XML or SGML.
>>    
>>
>
>I am not sure I understand your comment. The note is about attributes
>that associate one or more classes with an element which can easily be
>achieved by something like <x y:class='foo' z:class='bar' /> though as
>noted, the Working Group is not aware of a case where this can occur
>in practise.
>  
>
Oh, so its about multiple class attributes in different namespaces. Well 
can the note be made clearer with your example?

And the note is included twice in the specification.

Regards,
Craig
Received on Thursday, 25 August 2005 13:05:08 GMT

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