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RE: Open Issue #20 - Absolute Units In Style Sheet

From: Dan Brickley <danbri@w3.org>
Date: Sun, 4 Feb 2001 06:10:09 -0500 (EST)
To: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
cc: Michael Cooper <mcooper@cast.org>, WAI ER IG List <w3c-wai-er-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.30.0102040602450.15967-100000@tux.w3.org>
On Sun, 4 Feb 2001, Charles McCathieNevile wrote:

> There is a thing called constraint-based CSS. It was done to solve problems
> like "I want all fonts to be at least 33pt", and it was implemented - it is
> essentially a few extensions to CSS I think. We could look at that, or we
> could ask PF to push it again...

This sounds a lot like a schema languages; in particular it sounds like
Schematron, which specialises in supporting libraries of these kinds of
constraints. I guess that only makes sense if CSS were expressed in XML
though.

Dan
Received on Sunday, 4 February 2001 06:10:10 GMT

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