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Re: [CSS3] 'outline' shorthand property

From: David Hyatt <hyatt@apple.com>
Date: Mon, 27 Dec 2004 12:47:15 -0800
Message-Id: <7DE107AC-5848-11D9-8723-000A958E6110@apple.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
To: Andrew Fedoniouk <news@terrainformatica.com>

You can't disambiguate width and offset, since they can both (for 
example) be pixel values.  In general the values of a shorthand need to 
be distinguishable, so that it's always clear which property each value 
in the shorthand represents.

dave
(hyatt@apple.com)

On Dec 27, 2004, at 12:10 PM, Andrew Fedoniouk wrote:

>
> Currently  'outline' shorthand property defined [1] as
> [ <'outline-color'> || <'outline-style'> || <'outline-width'> ] | 
> inherit
>
> This definition does not include 'outline-offset'.
>
> I propose to define it as:
>
> [ <'outline-color'> || <'outline-style'> || <'outline-width'> [
> <'outline-offset'> ]?  ] | inherit
>
> Thanks,
>
> Andrew Fedoniouk
> http://terrainformatica.com
>
> [1] http://www.w3.org/TR/2004/CR-css3-ui-20040511/#outline
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