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Re: WebKit now supports CSS Variables

From: Andrey Mikhalev <amikhal@abisoft.spb.ru>
Date: Tue, 1 Jul 2008 16:45:53 +0400 (MSD)
To: Daniel Glazman <daniel.glazman@disruptive-innovations.com>
cc: Dave Singer <singer@apple.com>, Francois Remy <fremycompany_pub@yahoo.fr>, Simetrical <simetrical@gmail.com>, Brad Kemper <brkemper@comcast.net>, Andrew Fedoniouk <news@terrainformatica.com>, David Hyatt <hyatt@apple.com>, Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
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On Mon, 30 Jun 2008, Daniel Glazman wrote:

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> Dave Singer wrote:
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>> I was just reacting the odd-ness of declaring a constant twice (or more) 
>> with different values.
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> It's brand new. It's called "Variable constants". Patent's pending ;-)

It's called "macro definition", about 50 years old.

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