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Re: native elements versus scripted

From: Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 7 Apr 2010 16:19:22 +1000
Message-ID: <i2v2c0e02831004062319k7c7140b9t9cce10708ae7d8c6@mail.gmail.com>
To: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Cc: Doug Schepers <schepers@w3.org>, HTMLWG WG <public-html@w3.org>
On Wed, Apr 7, 2010 at 3:49 PM, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com> wrote:
>
> On Apr 6, 2010, at 10:26 PM, Doug Schepers wrote:
>
>> Hi, Maciej-
>>
>> I agree with your take on this, and appreciate your drafting up your
>> rationale for revisiting the styling of controls.
>>
>> I think at this point, it might be more useful to discuss this in a CSS
>> context, rather than an HTML one.
>
> That's a good point. I posted this as background material for HTML WG
> discussions, but this information should go to the CSS WG as well.
>
>>  Regardless of whether or which new controls are included in HTML5, I
>> would like to see the control styling discussion continue in the CSS WG.
>>  Maybe you could raise this issue with the CSS WG, in your capacity as HTML
>> WG co-chair, if this group agrees it's an interesting avenue?
>
> I can definitely raise it on www-style as an interested individual, and ask
> Apple's reps to the CSS WG to bring it up in meetings. I don't know if I
> would feel comfortable saying it in my capacity as HTML WG co-chair, because
> I don't want to imply that my views here are endorsed by the HTML WG as a
> whole
>
> I will repost my thoughts below to www-style and the conversation can
> continue there.
>
> Regards,
> Maciej
>

I'm curious - would the introduction of pseudo-classes also apply to
the video and audio element controls?

Cheers,
Silvia.
Received on Wednesday, 7 April 2010 06:20:16 UTC

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