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Re: [css3-mediaqueries] parsing

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Sat, 05 Apr 2008 00:39:37 +0200
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.t83ykbj764w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>

On Fri, 04 Apr 2008 19:00:38 +0200, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>  
wrote:
> On Fri, 04 Apr 2008 18:50:26 +0200, fantasai  
> <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net> wrote:
>> Anne van Kesteren wrote:
>>>  To match existing implementations better and also to give better  
>>> forward compatible parsing rules maybe we should do it as follows:
>>>  * A violation of the basic syntax will cause the list of media  
>>> queries to be ignored.
>>
>> I don't agree with this. I think better forward-compatible parsing rules
>> would be to follow the parse-strings-match-brackets rules used in CSS
>> declaration blocks and to drop only the affected media query, not the
>> whole list.
>
> So I actually did not include any of those in my examples. If you can  
> suggest how the specification should deal with those that would be  
> appreciated. I don't think that has been covered in any of the older  
> specifications.

Per further discussion on IRC I have now updated the draft to address this  
issue.

   http://dev.w3.org/csswg/css3-mediaqueries/

Let me know if I have missed anything.


-- 
Anne van Kesteren
<http://annevankesteren.nl/>
<http://www.opera.com/>
Received on Friday, 4 April 2008 22:40:13 GMT

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