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From: Jukka K. Korpela <jkorpela@cs.tut.fi>
Date: Wed, 9 Sep 2009 20:40:17 +0300
Message-ID: <677E96D4061F4D5E884C5FCEBEEAB28D@JukanPC>
To: "Chris @ Needapage.co.uk" <chris@needapage.co.uk>, <www-validator-css@w3.org>
Chris @ Needapage.co.uk wrote:

> Hi ive just tried to Validate my CSS for my site at
> www.nptf.co.uk/beta/

It looks very odd, with the 404: Not Found message repeating over the 
content. There's something very wrong with the server response.

> and it tells me that 'Value Error : font-family
> <http://www.w3.org/TR/CSS21/fonts.html#propdef-font-family>  Generic
> family names are keywords, and therefore must not be quoted. :
> 'Arial','sans-serif''.

The error message looks rather self-explanatory to me, so I can't see how it 
could be explained.

> Is this a bug as I've gone over every CSS file
> and all is as should be .


> As my customer has requested to have the W3C
> validation links at the bottom of her page it is quite important that
> I get this sorted.

Have you already explained her why that's a very bad idea? The customer may 
have got a fancy idea from somewhere, but it's your responsibility to 
explain the real implications.

Yucca, http://www.cs.tut.fi/~jkorpela/ 
Received on Wednesday, 9 September 2009 17:41:04 UTC

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