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Re: Bug in css validator

From: Yves Lafon <ylafon@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 15 Mar 2012 09:28:19 -0400 (EDT)
To: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
cc: www-validator-css@w3.org, Szymon Nosal <szymonnosal@gmail.com>
Message-ID: <alpine.DEB.1.10.1203150927360.19629@wnl.j3.bet>
On Thu, 15 Mar 2012, David Dorward wrote:

> On 15 Mar 2012, at 11:12, Jukka K. Korpela wrote:
>> Can you please explain why you regard this is a bug? You seem to be saying that correct CSS code is reported as correct and erroneous CSS code is reported as erroneous. That's what the CSS Validator is supposed to do. I do not understand what you mean by "correct section" here.
>
>
> I think the issue is this.
>
> Given the input:
>
> 	.test { background-position : 1px 1px; }
>
> The CSS validator reports:
>
> 	Congratulations! No Error Found.
>
> The report page of the validator also displays all the valid CSS found. This section reports:
>
> 	Valid CSS information
>
> 	.test {
> 		background-position : [1px, 1px];
> 	}
>
> So where the validator should be providing a copy of the stylesheet with errors removed, it is introducing a new error instead.

Exactly, and it is already fixed (see the same on 
http://qa-dev.w3.org:8001/css-validator/ )
The production servers will be updated soon...
Cheers,

-- 
Baroula que barouleras, au tiéu toujou t'entourneras.

         ~~Yves
Received on Thursday, 15 March 2012 13:28:26 GMT

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