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Re: [css3-writing-modes] a third option for implementing logical properties

From: Andrew Fedoniouk <andrew.fedoniouk@live.com>
Date: Thu, 21 Oct 2010 22:57:38 -0700
Message-ID: <bay141-DS12A0F76B8B639684012D87F85E0@phx.gbl>
To: "L. David Baron" <dbaron@dbaron.org>, "John Daggett" <jdaggett@mozilla.com>
Cc: <www-style@w3.org>

From: "L. David Baron" <dbaron@dbaron.org>
Sent: Thursday, October 21, 2010 9:47 PM
To: "John Daggett" <jdaggett@mozilla.com>
Cc: <www-style@w3.org>
Subject: Re: [css3-writing-modes] a third option for implementing logical 

> On Thursday 2010-10-21 21:04 -0700, John Daggett wrote:
>> L. David Baron wrote:
>> > I wanted to raise a third option for how to deal with logical
>> > properties in addition to the two I cited in
>> > http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2010Jun/0003.html .
>> I think the problem with logical properties is not so much one of
>> implementation difficulty but that it creates a confusing authoring
>> model that doesn't completely solve problems related to supporting
>> both vertical and horizontal layout.
> I think both are important problems.  I definitely agree we should
> be careful to design something that's not too confusing for authors.

So far we demonstrate exactly that behavior.
We are very careful to design simple things :D


Andrew Fedoniouk


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