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Re: Extend use of namespaces

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Fri, 17 Sep 2010 21:54:23 +0200
To: Paul Duffin <pduffin@volantis.com>
Cc: Peter Linss <peter.linss@hp.com>, www-style <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <leh7961b914bl0p7lrstnlqaajv1pe9fed@hive.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>
* Paul Duffin wrote:
>I don't dispute the initial motivation for adding it but it seems to me
>that the language used in the specification indicates that considerable
>thought went into making it suitable for use as a general mechanism for
>namespacing CSS identifiers in general.

The character `|` is not allowed as an (unescaped) part of identifiers;
something like `example { example|example: example }` is not parsable as
style sheet under the supposedly set-in-stone core language syntax.
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