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Re: [CSS21] Projected deprecation

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 29 Aug 2005 17:32:10 +0200
Message-ID: <922120004.20050829173210@w3.org>
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Cc: www-style@w3.org

On Monday, August 29, 2005, 5:15:13 PM, Ian wrote:

IH> On Mon, 29 Aug 2005, Chris Lilley wrote:
>> It does not seem satisfactory for 'future deprecation' because the 
>> reader could be confused as to whether CSS 2.1 deprecates system colors 
>> or not. It would be much cleaner, from a QA spec guidelines standpoint, 
>> to leave projections of possible later deprecation out, deferring to the 
>> spec that actually deprecates it.

IH> The spec that deprecates them is already in CR (CSS3 Colours). Thus there
IH> does not seem to be a point of confusion here, the spec lists the complete
IH> set of features that are deprecated in future specifications.

And no other CSS3 spec at any time over the next few years will ever
deprecate a feature, and you can say that with 100% certainty?

 Chris Lilley                    mailto:chris@w3.org
 Chair, W3C SVG Working Group
 W3C Graphics Activity Lead
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