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Error validating style sheet with "transparent" background color against CSS 3 profile

From: Jens Meiert <jens.meiert@erde3.com>
Date: Thu, 11 Nov 2004 19:04:11 +0100 (MET)
To: www-validator-css@w3.org
Message-ID: <15890.1100196251@www37.gmx.net>

Dear validator list,

the CSS validator seems to be erroneous when it comes to a validation
against the CSS 3 profile using "transparent" background color


...since the CSS 3 Color CR doesn't state anything like "transparent is not
a color value" [1]. The validator wrongly complains about the "volume"
property ("Parse Error - [empty string]"), too.

Can you say something about these issues (and/or fix them)?


[1] http://www.w3.org/TR/2003/CR-css3-color-20030514/#transparent

Jens Meiert
Interface Architect (IxD)

Received on Thursday, 11 November 2004 21:21:04 UTC

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