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Re: [CSS21] 4.3.2 Lengths (reference pixel?)

From: Dr. Olaf Hoffmann <Dr.O.Hoffmann@gmx.de>
Date: Thu, 7 Apr 2011 09:55:18 +0100
To: www-style@w3.org
Message-Id: <201104071055.19019.Dr.O.Hoffmann@gmx.de>
Daniel Glazman:
> Hello,
>
> After review of this issue, listed as issue 286 in [1], during today's
> CSS WG conference call, the Working Group has decided Davis Singer's
> response sent 9-dec-201 and linked here [2] is the official answer of
> the Working Group, the Working Group not planning any change here.
>
> [1] http://wiki.csswg.org/spec/css2.1#issue-286
> [2] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2010Dec/0206.html
>
> </Daniel>

I see,

this effectively means, the contradictions remain in the draft
and absolute units and px are not usable anymore for authors
because the meaning is obfuscated and therefore finally undefined.
Indeed, a perfect solution for a serious problem ;o)

Olaf
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