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Re: [css4-ui]/[css4-selectors] Pseudo-class for selecting broken images & other external resources

From: Lea Verou <leaverou@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 29 Dec 2011 01:25:06 +0200
Message-ID: <4EFBA552.8030206@gmail.com>
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
CC: Brian Kardell <bkardell@gmail.com>, www-style@w3.org
On 29/12/11 01:12, Boris Zbarsky wrote:
> On 12/28/11 5:57 PM, Lea Verou wrote:
>> Ideally, with separate pseudoclasses for HTTP errors and
>> broken data.
>
> I don't think that's necessarily terribly realistic.  The two can't be 
> told apart reliably, for one thing: lots of servers return random HTML 
> with a 200 response on HTTP errors.
That's a server misconfiguration so not the spec's problem. IMHO.


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