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Re: Error message I can't understand

From: Philippe Le Hegaret <plh@w3.org>
Date: 25 Mar 2002 17:45:05 -0500
To: www-validator-css@w3.org
Cc: philipchalmers@blueyonder.co.uk
Message-Id: <1017096306.12043.137.camel@jfouffa>
> I've just validated a CSS file using your online service via a text
> area in a form
> (http://jigsaw.w3.org/css-validator/validator-text.html).
>
> It gave the following error message on CSS 1, which I don't
> understand:
> 
> Errors
> URI : <file://localhost/TextArea>
> *	Line: 26 Context : .filler 
> 		Parse Error - li 
> *	Line: 26 Context : .filler 
> 		Parse Error - [empty string] 
> 
> The line in question is:
>
> .filler { font-size: 3px; line-height: 3px; } which looks OK to me.
> 
> A previous attempt cause the validator to complain that I'd forgotten
> to supply a unit of measure for font-size.  I completel yre-typed the
> line in case there was a corrupt character somewhere in it and the
> validator gave the error message above .
>
> When I tried other CSS files I again messages about missing unit
> specifications although the lines contained specifications in px,
> e.g. for the border-width of BODY.
>
> Can you explain this, please.

I'm unable to explain this for the moment unfrotunately. Did you try to
send your CSS document using the upload page?

Philippe
Received on Monday, 25 March 2002 17:45:08 GMT

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