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Confusing/Wrong Statement when no Style Sheet is found

From: Paul A. Bauer <p.a.b-design@web.de>
Date: Sat, 6 Sep 2008 11:23:03 +0200
To: www-validator-css@w3.org
Message-Id: <200809061123.03837.p.a.b-design@web.de>

Hallo,
if one tries to validate a web site without CSS, the W3C CSS Validator 
says: "Congratulations! No Error found." instead of e.g. "Attention, 
there is no CSS to be validated". And even more confusing in the next 
line it states: "This document validates as CSS level 2.1 !" 
Only at the end of the validation page (which lays outside the viewport, 
you have to scroll down to see it) it says: "No style sheet found" (see 
for example: 
http://jigsaw.w3.org/css-validator/validator?uri=http%3A//www.rothfuss.de/index_geo.htm&lang=en).

Paul A. Bauer
-- 
p/a/b | design!
Dipl.Ing. Paul A. Bauer
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