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Re: Is the CSS validator broken?

From: Terje Bless <link@tss.no>
Date: Wed, 9 May 2001 22:52:15 +0200
To: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org, www-validator-css@w3.org
Message-ID: <20010509225225-b01010701-1172c0a5@192.168.1.6>
On 09.05.01 at 22:31, Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net> wrote:

>You claim it's valid XHTML (through the logo at the bottom of the page)
>but it isn't. You are using something like <a href="..."title="">...</a>
>This is legal SGML (HTML), but XML (XHTML) requires a whitespace character
>between attribute specifications. The HTML Validator doesn't catch this,
>due to a limitation in the XML support of the used SGML parser. We are
>working on that, stay tuned ;-)

So what's the CSS Validator use?
Received on Wednesday, 9 May 2001 16:52:36 GMT

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