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Re: Controling structure with CSS

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Mon, 19 Apr 2004 15:10:57 +0000 (UTC)
To: "Anne van Kesteren (fora)" <fora@annevankesteren.nl>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.58.0404191508050.13831@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Mon, 19 Apr 2004, Anne van Kesteren (fora) wrote:
>> Unfortunately (the awkward bit) this breaks inheritance (the inheritance
>> has to be done in the original location, so things won't look like they
>> belong where they were moved to). And it can require an excessive number
>> of pseudo-elements.
> I thought the amount of psuedo-elements was going to be limited in CSS3?
> [other criticisms about the complexity of the proposed solution]

I agree. I've been saying all along that I think the current proposal is
too complicated.

Unfortunately it's also the only proposal I've seen so far that does
everything this proposal can do.

Suggestions are eagerly welcome.

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