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Re: I would love...

From: Matthew Brealey <webmaster@richinstyle.com>
Date: 16 Oct 2000 14:08:36 -0000
Message-ID: <20001016140836.5476.qmail@phoenix.futurequest.net>
To: www-style@w3.org
You wrote:
> >> Check CSS3 proposals again.
> > 
> > Which one?
> Sorry, I thought it was obvious that since we were talking 
> about the UI, I was referring to the UI draft. 
> > Please be specific.
>    http://www.w3.org/TR/2000/WD-css3-userint-20000216.html#color

Yes. But that says border-style takes its value from the UI. And 
border: windowborder wouldn't work for:



for example, because "'border-style' are still given values taken from 
the system", but border-style doesn't allow images.

> >> although David Baron and I have proposed ::inside and 
> >> ::outside to make this easier (see archives).
> > 
> > Yes, although it was :inside and :outside, rather than the slightly 
> > pointless and confusing ::inside.
> Reread the selectors draft proposal. Pseudo-elements now have two colons
> to separate them from pseudo-classes in extensible implementations thus
> allowing for more efficient rule matching.

I've read it. The point was that you/David proposed one colon, whereas 
the current proposal uses two, which you used here.

> > Please be specific.

I didn't ask you to be specific about that....

PS. Removed erroneous reply-by. Sorry. [Was making Outlook all red.]
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