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Re: [CSS21] Example not well formed

From: Craig Northway <craign@cisra.canon.com.au>
Date: Thu, 25 Aug 2005 15:59:35 +0200
Message-ID: <430DCEC7.6040502@cisra.canon.com.au>
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Cc: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>, www-style@w3.org

Ian Hickson wrote:

>On Thu, 25 Aug 2005, Craig Northway wrote:
>>Fair enough. A rather ill informed statement then. Perhaps some XHTML 
>>examples to complement the many HTML examples would be a good idea.
>There are XHTML fragments in 11.1.1, 12.1, 16.3.1, 17.5, and 17.5.3. 
>Basically, every example added since CSS2 has been XHTML.
>We would rather not change the existing examples because we have had very 
>bad experiences when doing so. Specifically, it seems every time we make a 
>change for editorial reasons rather than to fix a real problem, we 
>actually introduce a problem instead.
>Since we'd rather not introduce more problems at this stage, we'd rather 
>not touch the existing examples unless they are wrong. :-)
>Please let us know if this is not satisfactory.
This is not satisfactory.

As pointed out by Chris Lilley in another comment 
(http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2005Aug/0266.html) the 
examples are not valid as there is not a DTD. Please fix the examples.

Craig Northway
Received on Thursday, 25 August 2005 13:59:44 UTC

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