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Re: Supporting propriety "Extensions"

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Wed, 23 Feb 2005 13:41:13 +0000 (UTC)
To: Werner Donné <werner.donne@re.be>
Cc: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>, www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.61.0502231339400.19631@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>
On Wed, 23 Feb 2005, Werner Donné wrote:
>
> The demand for prefixes will increase as soon as new browser vendors or 
> new CSS applications appear, because they will want to differentiate 
> themselves. Nobody seems to stick to the specification anyway. New ideas 
> are tried out and implemented constantly.

The number of CSS implementations that are likely to "appear" over the 
next decade is small enough that clashes are highly unlikely, and can be 
resolved merely by asking whether a prefix is in use or not on this 
mailing list.

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