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Re: CSS Validator complains about background-color -- but it's set!

From: Cyber Dog <cyberdog3k@gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 6 Nov 2005 09:58:18 -0500
Message-ID: <cbb8f04c0511060658q51726f09lb5409ac041bd4986@mail.gmail.com>
To: www-validator-css@w3.org
Cc: Aaron Gyes <floam@sh.nu>

On 11/6/05, Jukka K. Korpela <jkorpela@cs.tut.fi> wrote:
> On Sun, 6 Nov 2005, Cyber Dog wrote:
>
> > The short answer is, even though 'transparent' is valid css, the
> > validator has been made to complain about it because a couple people
> > feel its bad style to use it rather than a set color.
>
> Roughly so; but
> - read "valid" as "formally correct"
> - read "complain" as "warn"
> - read "feel" as "know"
> - read "bad style" as "risky"
>
> --
> Jukka "Yucca" Korpela, http://www.cs.tut.fi/~jkorpela/
>

You do realize you've been outvoted on this issue by everyone to visit
the list since we first debated it, don't you?
Received on Sunday, 6 November 2005 14:58:25 GMT

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