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Re: @namespace and CSS 2.1

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 17 Feb 2003 18:32:09 +0100
Message-ID: <13715384781.20030217183209@w3.org>
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
CC: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>

On Monday, February 17, 2003, 2:31:21 PM, Ian wrote:

IH> On Mon, 17 Feb 2003, Chris Lilley wrote:
>> Since CSS 2.1 is shaping up as a CSS2 replacement and since CSS3 in
>> its entirety might take some time to become a reality; and since there
>> is already at least one implementation of @namespace (Mozilla) it
>> occurs to me that witjh only one or two more implementations it would
>> be possible to pass Candidate recommendation without significant
>> delay, and the resulting specification would be much more suitable for
>> styling multi-namespace XML documents.

IH> CSS3 Selectors are likely to become a REC before CSS2.1, by a factor of
IH> many months.

And this, ready for use in other specs, such as CSS3 ... or CSS 2.1.

Selectors, by itself, is not implementable. Tts a component.

 Chris                            mailto:chris@w3.org
Received on Monday, 17 February 2003 12:32:14 UTC

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