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Re: Broken Link http://jigsaw.w3.org/css-validator/nullcolors.html#propdef-background-colo r

From: Yves Lafon <ylafon@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 6 Jan 2014 11:27:36 -0500 (EST)
To: "Jukka K. Korpela" <jkorpela@cs.tut.fi>
cc: W3C WWW Validator CSS <www-validator-css@w3.org>, Nils Afentoulidis <pustis@gmail.com>
Message-ID: <alpine.DEB.2.00.1401061124420.3079@wnl.j3.bet>
On Thu, 2 Jan 2014, Jukka K. Korpela wrote:

> 2014-01-01 23:57, Jens O. Meiert wrote:
>
>>> http://jigsaw.w3.org/css-validator/nullcolors.html#propdef-background-color
>> 
>> Played with this a bit and can reproduce. Bogus links
>> everywhere?tested in direct input and URI modes. All URLs seem to
>> point to ?nullcolors.html#propdef?-something.
>
> Indeed. A simple way to reproduce the issue is to validate by direct input 
> the following:
>
> p { font-size: 1m }
>
> The error message links to
> http://jigsaw.w3.org/css-validator/nullfonts.html#propdef-font-size
>
> Apparently, the validator is generating URLs but a crucial parameter or 
> variable has an undefined or void value, resulting in 
> ?http://jigsaw.w3.org/css-validator/null? instead of a proper prefix.

Yeah it's a known issue for CSS3, the result of going from a monolithic 
specification to many specifications, including properties defined by 
multiple specifications...
So it will work if you use css21 profile.


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         ~~Yves
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