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Re: [css3-syntax] Preference for parser speccing?

From: Kang-Hao (Kenny) Lu <kennyluck@csail.mit.edu>
Date: Fri, 01 Jun 2012 05:13:02 +0800
Message-ID: <4FC7DEDE.8010109@csail.mit.edu>
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
CC: WWW Style <www-style@w3.org>
(12/06/01 4:28), Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
>> It is true that the HTML parser changes the state of the tokenizer from
>> time to time during tree construction, but given that the CSS parser
>> mostly (except :nth-*) doesn't change the state of the tokenizer, I
>> can't quite imagine how you could write this in an interleaved way
>> without a concrete example...
> 
> Same as HTML, basically, where the parser explicitly says "hey,
> tokenizer, give me one more token using the XXX tokenizing mode".

Given that we have only one mode for now, this is certainly useless...
though I still have a feeling that I not getting what you are imagining...
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