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Re: block-based parsing?

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Tue, 13 Sep 2005 16:06:20 +0200
To: Dominique HazaŽl-Massieux <dom@w3.org>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <ismdi1toif00ais7qk29kfmcaf5e9089fj@hive.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>

* Dominique HazaŽl-Massieux wrote:
>Namely, such a rule would require a parser to skip the entire block
>contained into the @mustUnderstand scope if there is at least one rule
>it can't parse or containing a property it doesn't know.

This has been discussed quite a few times on this list (keywords would
be "co-dependent properties", "@combine", along with the usual @version
and @user-agent suggestions, etc); there is some consensus that the co-
dependent properties problem needs a solution; the main problem seems
to be lack of a good solution.
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