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Re: "inherit"

From: Michael Day <mikeday@yeslogic.com>
Date: Mon, 28 Jul 2003 17:23:54 +1000 (EST)
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.44.0307281723010.2292-100000@lorien.yeslogic.com>


> > CSS2 Revision 1 specifies that every property can take "inherit" as a
> > value. However CSS3 does not appear to do so explicitly on every property.
> 
> In CSS3, 'inherit' becomes part of the syntax.

That is a good thing.

(Although I don't think it would hurt to list it explicitly on every
property too, with a link to its definition in the manner of CSS2.1, as
this is useful as a learning aid for people who otherwise would not
realise that it existed).

Michael

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