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Re: [css3-color] #rrggbbaa annotation

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 26 Mar 2010 17:16:24 -0700
Message-ID: <dd0fbad1003261716p75cec852w59055f0ef60c0336@mail.gmail.com>
To: David Singer <singer@apple.com>
Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On Fri, Mar 26, 2010 at 5:11 PM, David Singer <singer@apple.com> wrote:
> seems like if you expect to have colo(u)rs change, or more particularly you find the same constant several times in your code, you want to define your own named colo(u)rs, and then change one definition...(or use a variable, or something, waffle waffle...)

True, CSS Variables would solve a lot of these problems.  If I only
had to define colors once, and then could refer to them by name, it
wouldn't be nearly as big of an issue.  Variables let you sweep a lot
of pain under the carpet.

~TJ
Received on Saturday, 27 March 2010 00:17:11 GMT

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