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Re: [css3-namespace] duplicate declarations

From: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Date: Wed, 4 Feb 2009 13:10:27 +0200
Cc: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>, www-style@w3.org
Message-Id: <581363E6-1CFA-472C-9B6F-7B1785F53DD9@iki.fi>
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>

On Feb 3, 2009, at 20:49, fantasai wrote:

> Anne van Kesteren wrote:
>> Should we make duplicate @namespace declarations a conformance  
>> error? E.g:
>> @namespace "test";
>> @namespace "test2";
>> ... or:
>> @namespace x "test";
>> @namespace x "test2";
>> ...?
> I have absolutely no opinion. Not making it a conformance error
> is easier on us, so I vote for that. :)
> Henri, any opinion? (The UA is required to honor the last one.)

Since there cannot be anything useful between the first declaration  
and the last one so that the first one is always useless, I think it  
would be useful if validators alerted authors. That is, making it a  
conformance error makes sense in my opinion.

Henri Sivonen
Received on Wednesday, 4 February 2009 11:11:10 UTC

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