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Re: CSS Validation warning: You have no background-color with your color;

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2006 11:23:52 +0000
To: Peter Normann <peter@normann.com>
Cc: www-validator-css@w3.org
Message-ID: <20060221112352.GA6979@us-lot.org>

On Tue, Feb 21, 2006 at 09:59:19AM +0100, Peter Normann wrote:
> Why does the validator not accept background-color: transparent?

Transparent is not a colour, it is the absence of one (and thus has all
the risks of not specifying a colour).

Please do not that this is a warning and not an error.

(I read the mailing list. Please address responses there and do not CC
me. Thanks).

David Dorward http://dorward.me.uk
Received on Tuesday, 21 February 2006 11:24:00 UTC

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