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Re: Bug With CSS Validator?

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Wed, 28 Dec 2005 10:50:37 +0000
To: "Storm, Dan" <dstorm@amazon.com>
Cc: www-validator-css@w3.org
Message-Id: <1135767037.17733.24.camel@cyberman.dorward.me.uk>

On Tue, 2005-12-27 at 11:00 -0800, Storm, Dan wrote:
> #main > div.greyBar ~ p {text-align: right;}
> 
> Error reported: Combinator ~ between selectors is not allowed in this
> profile or version 
> 
> The combinator ~ is legal according to the CSS3 spec. Is the problem
> that this indirect adjacent sibling combinator is just too new, or
> that the spec has not been finalized? It does work in FF1.5.

No problems validating it here:

http://jigsaw.w3.org/css-validator/validator?text=%23main+%3E
+div.greyBar+%7E+p+%7Btext-align%3A+right%3B%
7D&warning=1&profile=css3&usermedium=all

Perhaps you forgot to specify the CSS 3 profile and were thus validating
against CSS 2.

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David Dorward                           <http://dorward.me.uk/>
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