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Re: [CSS21] Additional Note

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2005 03:57:02 +0200
Message-ID: <108791728.20050830035702@w3.org>
To: Lynn Alford <lynn.alford@jcu.edu.au>
Cc: www-style@w3.org

On Friday, August 26, 2005, 1:03:28 AM, Lynn wrote:

LA> At 02:33 PM 25/08/2005 +0200, Craig Northway wrote:

>>Section 5.8.3
>>This note is in twice:
>>Note: If an element has multiple class attributes, their values must be
>>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
>>Please reconsider this note because multiple attributes of the same name
>>are not allowed in either XML or SGML.

LA> Perhaps this note is about

LA> <para class="important title sidebar"> where I have three separate styles
LA> available in the style sheet.  I believe that such use would be valid XML
LA> as well.

That is one attribute with a space separated list as its value -
perfectly correct - as opposed to duplicate attributes of the same name.

 Chris Lilley                    mailto:chris@w3.org
 Chair, W3C SVG Working Group
 W3C Graphics Activity Lead
Received on Tuesday, 30 August 2005 01:57:10 UTC

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