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Re: [css-style-attr] SVG WG comments on CSS Styling Attributes Level 1

From: Bert Bos <bert@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 27 Aug 2010 15:43:25 +0200
Message-ID: <4C77C0FD.9040603@w3.org>
To: www-style@w3.org
On 24/8/10 8:41, Chris Lilley wrote:
> On Tuesday, February 23, 2010, 4:29:20 AM, fantasai wrote:
> 
> f> On 02/09/2010 03:26 PM, Chris Lilley wrote:
> 
>>> 2) In section 3. Syntax and Parsing, the text "Note that following the
>>> CSS2.1 convention, comment tokens are not shown in the rule above." is
>>> given as an informative note, but appears to be normative. It states,
>>> in effect, that the normative grammar given is incomplete. Please make
>>> this statement normative.
> 
> f> It's a note because the sentence above says "is given below in terms of
> f> the CSS core grammar". I've clarified that to "terms and conventions".
> f> Please let me know if this addresses your comment.
> 
> Thank you, the new wording addresses that comment.
> 
>>> 3) In section 3. Syntax and Parsing, the actual grammar for a style
>>> attribute, following CSS2.1 chapter 4, appears to be
> 
>>> declaration-list
>>>    : C* S* C* declaration? C* [ ';' C* S* C* declaration? C*]* C*
>>>    ;
> 
>>> where C is the comment production. Is that correct? (Specifically, are
>>> leading and trailing comments allowed, as well as ones between tokens?)
> 
> f> I'll leave this question to Bert, who's our resident grammar expert.
> 
> I haven't found any response from Bert on this.

Zack is at least as much of a grammar expert as me. :-) In other words,
I agree with his response.



Bert
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