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Re: [CSS21] Projected deprecation

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2005 17:03:02 +0000 (UTC)
To: Robin Berjon <robin.berjon@expway.fr>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0508301702450.29292@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Tue, 30 Aug 2005, Robin Berjon wrote:
>
> Ian Hickson wrote:
> > I have changed "such as" to "namely" since there is only one feature that is
> > being deprecated ('aural') and one feature that is going to be deprecated
> > (the system colours). At the time the section was written we did not know if
> > there were going to be other things added to the list.
> 
> In saying so please keep in mind that the SVG WG has requested that 
> system colours not be deprecated at least until such a time as a fitting 
> replacement can be found (if needed), noting that the appearance 
> property has been shown to not constitute an appropriate alternative.

System colours are deprecated in CSS3 Color, not CSS2.1.

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