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Re: Validator incorrectly reports validity for case of illegal escaped whitespace after property value

From: Bert Bos <bert@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 22 Aug 2006 14:44:21 +0200
To: www-validator-css@w3.org
Message-Id: <200608221444.22057.bert@w3.org>

> Test cases, checked using direct input mode, grammar CSS2 selected:
>
> Test case i)
>
>         element {color:red\ ; }
>
> Test case ii)
>
>        element {color:red\  }
>
> I believe that the above are illegal, if my reading of CSS 2.1 and CSS
> 2 is correct, yet the validator reports no error.

I agree, the validator should have reported "red " (with the space) as 
an illegal color value in both cases.



Bert
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