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Re: Yet Another Scroll-Up Idea (YASUI) in VTT

From: Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 26 Sep 2012 08:49:43 +0200
To: "Silvia Pfeiffer" <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>
Cc: public-texttracks <public-texttracks@w3.org>, "David Singer" <singer@apple.com>
Message-ID: <op.wk8c85xpidj3kv@device-23f190>
On Wed, 26 Sep 2012 00:03:38 +0200, Silvia Pfeiffer  
<silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com> wrote:

>> Finally, it seems slightly weird that style sheets referenced from the
>> WebVTT file itself would use the pseudo-elements, since it would mean  
>> that
>> the selector has to match the <video> of which the track is associated.  
>> I
>> can see some value in being able to use the same style sheet for both  
>> the
>> HTML page and referencing it from the track. OTOH, having to say  
>> ::cue(blah)
>> instead of just blah in an inline style sheet seems quite annoying.
> I definitely want to keep those. I don't think we should use different
> CSS inline in a WebVTT file than in a HTML file. That just becomes
> annoying when you want to cut and paste and move things around. I'd
> much rather live with the ::cue overhead in the WebVTT file.

OK. Works for me. For non-HTML environments, should the UA act as if there  
was an HTML document like the one below for the purpose of selector  
matching of inline style sheets?

<html><head></head><body><video src=""></video></body>

Simon Pieters
Opera Software
Received on Wednesday, 26 September 2012 06:50:19 UTC

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