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Re: [CSS3] Generated and Replaced Content - Grouping (long, examples)

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Sat, 1 Nov 2003 11:46:53 +0000 (UTC)
To: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.58.0311011146110.7141@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Sat, 1 Nov 2003, David Woolley wrote:
>>
>> CSS should never try to back-propagate changes to the structure of the
>> language it is styling. If it does, it just shows a limitation of CSS.
>
> The W3C should never put effort into supporting workarounds in one
> technology, for flaws in another technology, when it controls both of
> them.

You are assuming that (a) it is a flaw in the second technology and (b)
the W3C has control over all the markup languages.

Neither of those are true IMHO.

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