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Re: [CSS Variables] WebKit now supports variable declaration blocks

From: David Hyatt <hyatt@apple.com>
Date: Wed, 30 Jul 2008 13:33:24 -0500
To: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org List" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-id: <A85A2A2A-75DA-4072-AA55-9A6AA8062127@apple.com>

Why can't the core syntax change?  All browsers seem to error recover  
fine.

dave

On Jul 30, 2008, at 9:34 AM, Bjoern Hoehrmann wrote:

> * David Hyatt wrote:
>> div {
>>    background-color: green;
>>    -webkit-var(complexVariable);
>>    color: white;
>> }
>
> Allowing such syntax would require changing the core syntax that is  
> not
> supposed to change, you cannot use '(' before the colon and you have  
> to
> have a colon there.
> -- 
> Björn Höhrmann · mailto:bjoern@hoehrmann.de · http://bjoern.hoehrmann.de
Received on Wednesday, 30 July 2008 18:34:06 GMT

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