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Re: [css-values] Re: CR: CSS Values and Units Module Level 3

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 15 Feb 2016 22:27:33 -0800
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDBMWs-h1_FHL5PCmyATiR1GyaDL3FMxG9dnkOv-0EJ_Cg@mail.gmail.com>
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Cc: timeless <timeless@gmail.com>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On Mon, Feb 15, 2016 at 9:35 PM, fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net> wrote:
>>> If the attr() is used alongside other values to form the full property
>>> value, however, the default value must match the attr()'s type.
>>
>>
>> ParseError: `expected then while parsing if`
>>
>> Moving `however` to the beginning of the sentence allows my parser to
>> read an implied `then` before `the default`
>
> Interesting. Fixed.

I'm fine with moving the "however", but its placement was valid
originally as well.  It's equivalent to "on the other hand"/etc,
joining the two clauses of the conditional.

~TJ
Received on Tuesday, 16 February 2016 06:28:25 UTC

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