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Re: The group of property to CSS3

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Sat, 29 Sep 2001 03:14:22 +0200
To: "Juan Fabian" <firme@mixmail.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <io7artobj3ehfunoffqq0ombh3ontrfvod@4ax.com>
* Juan Fabian wrote:
>Here are a few example:
>
>1. Source:(setting properties for many 
>elements )
>===========
>
>	@property box { position width 
>height top left clip overflow background-
>color }
>
>
>2. HTML Style sheet:(only setting properties 
>on the element)
>====================
>
>	&lt;DIV style="box: absolute 
>200px initial 4% citrus rect(34px,50px) 
>scroll;"&gt;...&lt;/DIV&gt;

This won't work, since property value grammars might be very complex,
thus it could and probably would be impossible to parse the new
shorthand property properly. I don't even see the advantage of this,
stylesheets may be smaller but far harder to read and maintain.
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