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Re: [CSS3] Generated content: environment variables

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Fri, 2 Nov 2007 10:02:48 +0000
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On 2 Nov 2007, at 09:41, Gabriele Romanato wrote:
> 1. path
>    display the current path of the document (an URI)

... but the user can already find that out by looking at the address  
bar in their browser (or whatever other mechanism the browser  
provides to reveal that information).

> 2. date
>    display the current date used on the client.
> 3. time
>    display the current time on the client.

Most computers already provide the user with some way to find out the  
date and time.

What use cases are solved by these additions?

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