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Re: [CSS21] Features at risk: quote in CSS or Q in HTML

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Wed, 13 Jul 2005 19:25:17 +0000 (UTC)
To: Karl Dubost <karl@w3.org>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0507131923450.27792@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Wed, 13 Jul 2005, Karl Dubost wrote:
> Maybe a coordination between the two Working Group is necessary. If 
> quote is dropped, I fear that Q becomes de facto obsolete in HTML 4.01 
> for its rendering part (not the semantic one).

You have cause and effect reversed. We would only drop the value if it 
wasn't implemented (that is, if Q had already become "de facto obsolete in 
HTML 4.01 for its rendering part"). Thus dropping it couldn't cause that 
to happen.

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