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Re: [CSS21] Lack of version control for content

From: Malcolm Rowe <malcolm-www-style@farside.org.uk>
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2005 09:51:55 +0100
To: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <20050830085155.GC5395@lorenz.farside.org.uk>

On Sat, Aug 27, 2005 at 10:50:48PM +0300, Henri Sivonen wrote:
> Why is it important for a style sheet to tell what it attempts to 
> comply with? Isn't it more interesting to ask "Does this style sheet 
> comply with CSS 2.1?"? In that case, it is the user of the validator 
> who should give the desired CSS version as additional input.

Or, potentially even more useful, to be able to ask the question: "Is
this style sheet compatible with the intersection of features supported
correctly by UA1, UA2, and UA3?"

I agree: This is a validator issue, not a specification issue.

Regards,
Malcolm
Received on Tuesday, 30 August 2005 08:52:02 GMT

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