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Re: Unexpected valid CSS

From: Philip TAYLOR <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
Date: Sat, 13 Sep 2008 18:03:39 +0100
Message-ID: <48CBF26B.4070509@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
To: "R.W. Crowl" <silvermaplesoft@earthlink.net>
CC: www-validator-css@w3.org



R.W. Crowl wrote:

[...]

> But compilers make context-sensitive tests all the time.

Off-topic but amusing : one CDC Fortran compiler
stated categorically in the documentation that
it would accept without complaint a mis-spelled
DIMENSION statement.  We often discussed just how
mis-spelled it could be before the compiler would
complain !

Philip TAYLOR
Received on Saturday, 13 September 2008 17:04:21 GMT

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