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Re: [mediaqueries4][css3-conditional] Whitespace: "and(" vs. "and ("

From: Simon Sapin <simon.sapin@kozea.fr>
Date: Thu, 04 Oct 2012 00:59:23 +0200
Message-ID: <506CC34B.3000001@kozea.fr>
To: www-style@w3.org
Le 04/10/2012 00:53, Tab Atkins Jr. a écrit :
> On Wed, Oct 3, 2012 at 3:49 PM, Simon Sapin <simon.sapin@kozea.fr> wrote:
>> Le 04/10/2012 00:30, Tab Atkins Jr. a écrit :
>>> This is why, sadly, we need to preserve comments in the tokenizer.
>>
>> What do you mean by preserve? Even if the tokenizer eats comments, the
>> tokens here should still be IDENT '(' rather then FUNCTION.
>
> If it eats comments, it doesn't know how to re-serialize unless it's
> context-aware.  (It can't just put whitespace between every token,
> because that might change the meaning of e.g. a selector.)

Ah, I see. I was only thinking of parsing, not of serializing.

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Simon Sapin
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