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Re: Inline data in CSS marked as invalid?

From: Michael Heuberger <michael.heuberger@binarykitchen.com>
Date: Fri, 09 Oct 2009 14:58:48 +1300
Message-ID: <4ACE98D8.7080101@binarykitchen.com>
To: Yves Lafon <ylafon@w3.org>
CC: www-validator-css@w3.org
Hi Yves

Thanks! That's true, with the semicolons (") it works like a charm!

Cheers

Michael

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Yves Lafon wrote:
> On Thu, 8 Oct 2009, Yves Lafon wrote:
>
> Argh sent instead of postponed... more inline.
>
>> On Thu, 8 Oct 2009, Michael Heuberger wrote:
>>
>>> Hello guy
>>>
>>> Sorry but something seems to be wrong with the CSS 2.1 Validator.
>>>
>>> The inline data is marked as invalid. But it's done properly 
>>> regarding the CSS specification. For background images I am using 
>>> url(data:image/png;base64,iVBORw0KGgoA... to reduce the number of 
>>> requests.
>>
>> Try using url("data:image/png;base64,iVBORw0KGgoA...");
> using separators triggers the "function(ident)" instead of URI. 
> SOmething we indeed need to look at.
> Cheers,
>
>>> But the validator says following:
>>> - Value Error : background 
>>> <http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-CSS2/colors.html#propdef-background> 
>>> attempt to find a semi-colon before the property name. add it
>>> - Value Error : background 
>>> <http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-CSS2/colors.html#propdef-background> Parse 
>>> Error null
>>> - Property data doesn't exist : image/png
>>>
>>> Can you confirm me if this is a bug or not?
>>>
>>> Cheers
>>>
>>> Michael
>>>
>>>
>>
>>
>

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