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Re: [cssom-view] small update

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 21 Apr 2008 15:38:05 +0200
To: "Mike Wilson" <mikewse@hotmail.com>, "'Www-style'" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.t9yqtrt464w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>

On Mon, 21 Apr 2008 15:30:39 +0200, Mike Wilson <mikewse@hotmail.com>  
> What I am seeking is to service the reader that wants to analyze
> if the spec is making Wise Decisions.
> Currently, a reader that wants to do this for the offset* properties
> will have to do his own reverse-engineering and search for
> incompatibilities, and then weigh if they are acceptable or not. This
> will probably not happen.
> Having the information presented (per feature) will assist the
> reader and this will lead to better feedback on the spec.
> If this kind of information doesn't fit in the way you want to write
> your spec, then fine. But I think this information needs to be made
> available in some way, f ex in a separate document as I suggested, so
> the reader has the critical information at hand. But I have no strong
> opinion on how the information is made available as long as it is
> easily found by a person reviewing the cssom spec.

If someone could do this that would be very cool indeed. I personally have  
no time to work on this and given experience elsewhere, e.g. HTML 5, I do  
not think it is strictly necessary.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Monday, 21 April 2008 13:42:14 UTC

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