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Re: CSS Properties Milestone: Enumerating CSS Properties

From: Jonathan Garbee <jonathan@garbee.me>
Date: Mon, 14 Jan 2013 11:57:27 -0500
Message-ID: <CANQy2y2mhzCn-WAxYEhGAnMSgV6Fj=d26xt2yXQrgZAJUqYjew@mail.gmail.com>
To: Chris Mills <cmills@opera.com>
Cc: Alex Komoroske <komoroske@google.com>, "public-webplatform@w3.org" <public-webplatform@w3.org>
Also with this it would be great to have a property page to point to as a
great example for the content.

So, is there currently a property page that is a shining example of how
things should be done for the rest, or is it something that needs to be
made?

-Garbee


On Mon, Jan 14, 2013 at 7:18 AM, Chris Mills <cmills@opera.com> wrote:

> I would be happy to help with this. How can I pitch in? Would it help for
> me to go through the specs (CSS 2, CSS3 modules?) and check them to see if
> there is anything missing from your list?
>
> Or if they have been checked sufficiently, I could help you add
> priorities/fill in the exists column.
>
> Just let me know what's best - I obviously don't want to end up
> duplicating work.
>
> Chris Mills
> Opera Software, dev.opera.com
> W3C Fellow, web education and webplatform.org
> Author of "Practical CSS3: Develop and Design" (http://goo.gl/AKf9M)
>
> On 12 Jan 2013, at 01:30, Alex Komoroske <komoroske@google.com> wrote:
>
> > Update: I've made a fair bit of progress in the sheet, automatically
> concatenating all property names from the WebKit Inspector, WPD, and all of
> the prefixed properties from
> http://peter.sh/experiments/vendor-prefixed-css-property-overview/ , then
> taking only the unique ones (modulo prefix) and keeping track of which ones
> came prefixed.
> >
> > I'll add priorities on Monday (and update the Exists? column with if the
> page already exists in WPD).
> >
> >
> > On Fri, Jan 11, 2013 at 2:20 PM, Alex Komoroske <komoroske@google.com>
> wrote:
> > Hi all,
> >
> > The first step in the project plan [1] is to enumerate all CSS
> properties so that we can decide which ones are targeted in the milestone
> and then track progress on them.
> >
> > In the near future we'll want to use Garbee's Bug Genie install, but in
> order to not block I've temporarily started tracking them in a Google
> Spreadsheet [2]. The spreadsheet is world editable, so you don't even need
> a Google Account to edit it (although it is nice for revision history
> reasons if you use one).
> >
> > My goal is to have this list be an exhaustive enumeration of all CSS
> properties (modulo prefixes) that are accepted by mainstream browsers. It's
> taking longer than I expected!
> >
> > My work plan is this:
> >       • Copy and paste the list of CSS properties from within Chrome's
> Dev Tools (with any prefixes removed), which is a complete list of all CSS
> properties that WebKit currently understands (minus the 'shorthand'
> properties)
> >       • Go through the list of CSS properties on WPD currently [3] to
> make sure that list isn't missing any, and to keep track of which pages
> already have a URL on WPD
> >       • Go through other listings I can find (e.g. MDN) to make sure my
> list is a superset of properties
> >       • Take note of which ones appear to be non-standards track (e.g.
> -webkit-appearance)
> >       • Go through the list to come up with a preliminary priority
> breakdown (P0 = Critical, P1 = Important to have, P2 = Good to have, P3 =
> Not required, P4 = Can wait)
> >       • Circulate for comment with this list.
> > This is turning out to be quite a bit of work. :-) Let me know if you're
> interested in pitching in on this step.
> >
> >
> > --Alex
> >
> > [1] http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/WPD:Tasks/CSS_Property_Milestone
> > [2]
> https://docs.google.com/a/chromium.org/spreadsheet/ccc?key=0AkRs-89PKiZpdE0xdm9Sb1ZvRW1ZRzMtWEdyU0Z4OEE#gid=0
> > [3] http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/css/properties
> >
>
>
>
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