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Re: [css3-2d-transforms] DOM interfaces, especially CSSTransformValue

From: Dean Jackson <dino@apple.com>
Date: Thu, 19 Nov 2009 12:08:29 +1100
Cc: Řyvind Stenhaug <oyvinds@opera.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-Id: <333EDF5E-2438-4184-98FC-2FA877424C67@apple.com>
To: Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>

On 19/11/2009, at 9:58 AM, Sylvain Galineau wrote:

>> From: www-style-request@w3.org [mailto:www-style-request@w3.org] On
>> Behalf Of Dean Jackson
>
>
>> On 10/09/2009, at 2:56 AM, Řyvind Stenhaug wrote:
>>
>>> 1)
>>> Section 7 of the CSS 2D Transforms draft specifies a number of DOM
>>> interfaces, among them CSSTransformValue which inherits from
>>> CSSValueList. However, according to an earlier message from the WG
>>> [1], interfaces inheriting from and related to CSSValue are
>>> "classified as obsolete", and "[i]mplementors are strongly urged not
>>> to implement them". This would seem to apply to CSSTransformValue
>>> and probably also CSSMatrix as written.
>>
>> Yeah. Do you have a suggestion on how to fix this? What is the best
>> alternative?
>
> See my last mail on this topic [1]. Once we have agreement on the  
> obsolete
> interfaces, we can request DOM L2 Style to include an informative  
> note similar
> to the red box at the top of CSS2 [2] noting the interfaces  
> considered obsolete.

For now I've removed the interfaces that inherited from CSSValue.

Dean

> [1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2009Nov/0259.html
> [2] http://www.w3.org/TR/2008/REC-CSS2-20080411/
>
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