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Re: What is missing in CSS?

From: Anne van Kesteren <fora@annevankesteren.nl>
Date: Mon, 06 Dec 2004 14:04:28 +0100
Message-ID: <41B458DC.8010909@annevankesteren.nl>
To: Slalomsk8er@solnet.ch
CC: www-style@w3.org

Slalomsk8er@solnet.ch wrote:
> Some constants and variables, like window content size.

This has been discussed before, it will probably never happen.


> Calculations, some thing like width: 1% + 18px;

This has been discussed before and it might be addressed in CSS3 with a
'calc' value.


> Conditions, like if it has a border of 2px.

Not sure about this one, though it looks a bit tricky.


> IMHO this will make me use the ugly hacks just for older Browsers, 
> especially the calculations would make the workflow much faster.

If it's introduced, you will need to "hack" for every existing browser,
since none will support it.


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  Anne van Kesteren
  <http://annevankesteren.nl/>
Received on Monday, 6 December 2004 13:04:59 GMT

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