Re: [css3-mediaqueries] parsing

On Fri, 04 Apr 2008 19:00:38 +0200, Anne van Kesteren <>  
> On Fri, 04 Apr 2008 18:50:26 +0200, fantasai  
> <> wrote:
>> Anne van Kesteren wrote:
>>>  To match existing implementations better and also to give better  
>>> forward compatible parsing rules maybe we should do it as follows:
>>>  * A violation of the basic syntax will cause the list of media  
>>> queries to be ignored.
>> I don't agree with this. I think better forward-compatible parsing rules
>> would be to follow the parse-strings-match-brackets rules used in CSS
>> declaration blocks and to drop only the affected media query, not the
>> whole list.
> So I actually did not include any of those in my examples. If you can  
> suggest how the specification should deal with those that would be  
> appreciated. I don't think that has been covered in any of the older  
> specifications.

Per further discussion on IRC I have now updated the draft to address this  

Let me know if I have missed anything.

Anne van Kesteren

Received on Friday, 4 April 2008 22:40:13 UTC