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Re: dollar sign in CSS variable

From: Kang-Hao (Kenny) Lu <kennyluck@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 15 Feb 2011 00:34:04 +0900
Message-ID: <4D594B6C.3020209@w3.org>
To: Andre Schappo <A.Schappo@lboro.ac.uk>
CC: WWW International <www-international@w3.org>
(11/02/14 20:24), Andre Schappo wrote:
> [snip]
>
> another eg where a and b are variables in some abstracted system
>
> Is a=b an assignment or a test of equality?
>
> Lets introduce unicode -
>
> For assignment something like a←b
> Equality could remain as a=b

This idea is heavily explored in the Fortress programming language. See
[1] for some examples.

Unfortunately, CSS wasn't designed like this at the beginning.

[1] http://projectfortress.sun.com/Projects/Community/wiki/Fibonacci

Cheers,
Kenny
Received on Monday, 14 February 2011 15:33:02 GMT

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