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Re: CSS Parsed Unambiguously

From: Lisa Seeman <lisa@ubaccess.com>
Date: Sun, 11 Jun 2006 10:52:37 +0200
To: Gregg Vanderheiden <gv@trace.wisc.edu>, 'WAI WCAG List' <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Message-id: <070201c68d35$3ad5efc0$6400a8c0@IBM4CD7E5EACA1>

The problem:

-Most CSS style sheets on the web will not validate often they can not be 
parsed unambiguously
-Many CSS style sheet - including valid ones - give a bit of a different 
affect on different browsers
-CSS is visual formatting information, So from an accessibility standpoint a 
valid file that can be parsed unambiguously is not a priority one type thing
-Changing and fiddling with the CSS file is a big job for the author. When 
you change on thing, you need to retest in all the different environments 
and stage things can happen....

Yet this seems to be level 1

All the best
Received on Sunday, 11 June 2006 07:59:30 UTC

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