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Re: [css3-text-layout] New editor's draft - margin-before/after/start/end etc.

From: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 25 May 2010 10:21:31 -0700
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-Id: <9CFB465F-5E92-4C36-B1D9-570C98AD637F@gmail.com>
To: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>

On May 25, 2010, at 9:56 AM, Håkon Wium Lie wrote:

> I understand that writing-direction-based naming has been requested
> [2]. However, I do not believe that adding 30 new properties to CSS is
> the right solution to the problem at hand. These 30 new properties,
> which cascade/inherit separately on each element will incur
> significatn costs to implementations, especially on constrained
> devices.
> 
> I would like to explore how the issues at hand can be addressed
> through other solutions. 

How about a new component to the properties? For instance:

 p { 
   margin: 10px 20px, logical;
 }
Received on Tuesday, 25 May 2010 17:22:09 GMT

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