W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-style@w3.org > June 2012

Re: [css21] URL token grammar doesn't match reality

From: Anton Prowse <prowse@moonhenge.net>
Date: Sat, 16 Jun 2012 17:18:32 +0200
Message-ID: <4FDCA3C8.4030103@moonhenge.net>
To: WWW Style <www-style@w3.org>
CC: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, "Kang-Hao (Kenny) Lu" <kennyluck@csail.mit.edu>, Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
On 08/05/2012 16:21, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
> On Tue, May 8, 2012 at 4:12 PM, Kang-Hao (Kenny) Lu
> <kennyluck@csail.mit.edu>  wrote:
>> For whoever interested, this has been raised multiple times throughout
>> the history of this list:
>>
>> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2007Dec/0215
>> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2010Jul/0499
>> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2011Apr/0680
>> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2012Apr/0152
>> (I think there are likely more)
>>
>> This was also CSS 2.1 issue 23[1].
>>
>> I hope we have a clear resolution this time.
>>
>> [1] http://wiki.csswg.org/spec/css2.1#issue-23
>
> If you follow the Issue 23 stuff, you find that the edit I suggest was
> already approved years ago, and is tested by uri-015, but the actual
> edit was never made.

Actually, the history is a little more complicated that that!  I've 
filed the issue and summarized the history at 
https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=17514

Cheers,
Anton
Received on Saturday, 16 June 2012 15:19:00 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Tuesday, 26 March 2013 17:20:55 GMT