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RE: [cssom] unrecognized rules and properties

From: Mike Wilson <mikewse@hotmail.com>
Date: Thu, 10 Dec 2009 13:41:29 +0100
To: "'Boris Zbarsky'" <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Cc: <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <056001ca7996$18e003f0$0a01a8c0@mikedeskxp>
Clarifying my own message; the existing IE support is only
for unrecognized properties, so your 2011/2010 example will
apply to IE as well for other unrecognized constructs.

Mike Wilson wrote:
> Boris Zbarsky wrote:
> > On 12/9/09 2:29 PM, Mike Wilson wrote:
> > > As stated previously, I think the whole subject of how
> > > easy it is to emulate new CSS features in old browsers
> > > is important
> > 
> > So to be clear, we're talking about emulating CSS features 
> > from 2011 (or later) in browser released in 2010 (or later), 
> > right?
> 
> Yes, for Mozilla and WebKit that's the case I'm thinking
> about. For IE it's about emulating CSS features from any
> year in any IE version as they are already exposing
> unrecognized properties (since IE4 I think). Which is quite
> lucky as old IE versions have a habit to hold relevant
> usage statistics long after they have been replaced by
> newer versions...
Received on Thursday, 10 December 2009 12:42:23 GMT

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