W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-style@w3.org > February 2010

Re: [css3-background] grammar issue

From: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 27 Feb 2010 04:56:02 +0800
Cc: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>, Bert Bos <bert@w3.org>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-Id: <20E3F859-A6F3-42B4-9E5D-53E2DB203F68@gmail.com>
To: Yves Lafon <ylafon@w3.org>

On Feb 26, 2010, at 11:23 PM, Yves Lafon wrote:

>> You didn't say <nothing> would have to be ab allowed value, you said 'nothing' had to be an allowed value. If <nothing> is defined as an empty string or null, then sure it is allowed, as many times as you want, in any property you want. Put a million of them between each letter if you want,
> 
> No it's not, otherwise parsing would be extremely difficult.

Why do you need to parse what isn't there?

Received on Friday, 26 February 2010 20:56:43 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Tuesday, 26 March 2013 17:20:24 GMT