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Re: Comments on CSS, Level 1, 23-Nov-95

From: Hakon Lie <Hakon.Lie@sophia.inria.fr>
Date: Mon, 4 Dec 1995 16:16:46 +0100
Message-Id: <199512041516.QAA04843@www4.inria.fr>
To: lilley <lilley@afs.mcc.ac.uk>
Cc: glenn@stonehand.com (Glenn Adams), Hakon.Lie@sophia.inria.fr, www-style@w3.org
lilley@afs.mcc.ac.uk writes:

 > > (12) bg-light-source - move to level 2 (please don't propose new and
 > > exciting but unimplemented properties for level 1!)
 > 
 > I agree that the name is misleading; it does not specify a light source. 
 > It specifies a way of interpolating between two colours. Unlike Glenn I 
 > think this should (suitably renamed) be in CSS level 1, precisely because
 > it allows those mid blue to dark blue transitions (for example) that are so
 > popular for presentations and which canniot be done in a window-size 
 > independent manner in current UAs.

Yup. Do you have a better name/metaphor? Also, the use of N(orth)
S(outh) etc to specify a "light-source" (ooops, there is is again) was
a first attempt. Suggestions welcome, even if is seems like it will
end up in CSS2.

Regards,

-h&kon

Hakon W Lie, W3C/INRIA, Sophia-Antipolis, France
http://www.w3.org/People/howcome  howcome@w3.org
Received on Monday, 4 December 1995 10:18:19 GMT

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