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RE: 'initial' | 'inherit' inconsistency

From: Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>
Date: Fri, 29 Oct 2010 17:54:19 +0000
To: "Eric A. Meyer" <eric@meyerweb.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <045A765940533D4CA4933A4A7E32597E2879B1FF@TK5EX14MBXC111.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>
> From: www-style-request@w3.org [mailto:www-style-request@w3.org] On
> Behalf Of Eric A. Meyer
> Sent: Friday, October 29, 2010 9:27 AM
> To: www-style@w3.org
> Subject: Re: 'initial' | 'inherit' inconsistency

> And I already knew about those keywords and their
> asserted universality.  How will someone who has not heard of them be
> reminded?  Again, very, very few people read an entire module from
> front to back.  They look up the properties.

While 'inherit' is fairly well-known and understood for people familiar
with CSS today, I also wonder how many authors even know about 'initial'.
Received on Friday, 29 October 2010 17:54:58 UTC

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