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Re: How current is the validator supposed to be?

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Tue, 23 Oct 2001 22:25:22 +0200
To: Jesse McCarthy <mccarthy36@earthlink.net>
Cc: www-validator-css@w3.org
Message-ID: <hgkbttgsr1vgdgt77an3qcb41urdps06nf@4ax.com>
* Jesse McCarthy wrote:
>    I was wondering how current the CSS validator is supposed to be, e.g. is it 
>    supposed to reflect just the actual specification, or corrections made in 
>    the errata?  The specific problem that I'm having right now is that the 
>    validator is reporting en error when I use an underscore ("_") in an 
>    identifier.  According to the CSS 2 spec, underscore would only be allowed 
>    in escaped form, but the errata states that "The underscore should be 
>    allowed in identifiers."  I can see that this correction was made 
>    relatively recently.  I would very much like to see it incorporated into 
>    the validator. 

The Validator hasn't been updated to reflect the current CSS Level 2
errata, sorry.

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