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Re: [css3-values] inaccurate statements about syntax/grammar

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Thu, 05 Apr 2012 00:42:58 +0200
To: "Kang-Hao (Kenny) Lu" <kennyluck@csail.mit.edu>
Cc: WWW Style <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <s0jpn7dq5o62e3q82ehuf8nl49vtfggg95@hive.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>
* Kang-Hao (Kenny) Lu wrote:
>2.3. Component value multipliers
>
>  # Component values are specified in terms of tokens, as described in
>  # Chapter 4 of [CSS21]. As the grammar allows spaces between tokens
>  # in the components of the value production, spaces may appear
>  # between tokens in property values.
>
>The latter sentence is false at least in the following cases I know of:

You are misreading the text. It says "X is allowed, so X may happen", a
rather redundant and probably misleading statement, but it does not say
anything about how "spaces" between tokens are interpreted.
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