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Re: Is the CSS validator broken?

From: Philippe Le Hegaret <plh@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 10 May 2001 15:15:08 -0400
Message-ID: <3AFAE8BC.51877510@w3.org>
To: Terje Bless <link@tss.no>
Cc: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>, www-validator@w3.org, www-validator-css@w3.org
Terje Bless wrote:
> 
> 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?

The CSS Validator use the XML Parser from Xerces (http://xml.apache.org/).

Philippe
Received on Thursday, 10 May 2001 15:15:15 GMT

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