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Re: Validator reports error for color fuchsia

From: olivier Thereaux <ot@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 3 Jan 2007 13:50:52 -0500
Message-Id: <4DD441F5-64C0-44A3-A5F8-C2D91F3CAF18@w3.org>
Cc: "www-validator-css@w3.org" <www-validator-css@w3.org>
To: "David Azarewicz" <david@88watts.net>

Hello David,

On Dec 23, 2006, at 14:17 , David Azarewicz wrote:
> The following line:
> A:hover { color: fuchsia; background: transparent; }
>
> Generates the following error:
> A:hover  	Invalid number : color fuchsia is not a color value :  
> fuchsia
>
> However, fuchsia is a valid color name

It is indeed. There was a (very old) typo in the source code, causing  
this bug.
http://dev.w3.org/cvsweb/2002/css-validator/org/w3c/css/values/ 
CssColorConstants.java

Thank you very much for your report!
-- 
olivier
Received on Wednesday, 3 January 2007 18:50:52 GMT

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