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Re: XML-based CSS

From: Jens Meiert <jens@meiert.com>
Date: Thu, 30 Oct 2008 09:49:22 +0100
Message-ID: <9fbcac550810300149m514498fdgdc47c1910f3dbe89@mail.gmail.com>
To: consulting@rfid.net.ua
Cc: www-style@w3.org

> Can somebody tell me why don't w3c provide us with xml-based css format?

I cannot answer that however I remember similar proposals, and at
least there's been a syntactically related suggestion by Steve Heaney

> It may be optional, but it would be easy to parse css using simple xml
> parsers

My understanding is that CSS is not hard to parse either, but what's
the real benefit of having an "optional" format for CSS?

[1] http://people.opera.com/howcome/2006/phd/#h-153

Jens Meiert
Received on Thursday, 30 October 2008 08:50:02 UTC

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