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RE: [css3-2d-transforms] support for transforms on inline elements to be removed from spec?

From: Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>
Date: Fri, 25 Feb 2011 17:30:02 +0000
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>, Jon Rimmer <jon.rimmer@gmail.com>
CC: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <045A765940533D4CA4933A4A7E32597E2AB84C9D@TK5EX14MBXC113.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>

[Boris Zbarsky:]
> 
> On 2/25/11 3:13 AM, Jon Rimmer wrote:
> > With IE 9 and Firefox 4 close to release, transforms are likely to see
> increased use, and I am concerned that their implementations are about to
> be made non-standard by this spec change.
> 
> Two notes:
> 
> 1)  Both implementations are prefixed.  So even if the above happens it's
> not the end of the world (and in particular, there are various other
> incompatibilities between how transforms work in Webkit and how they work
> in at least Gecko).
> 
> 2)  No matter what happens with the spec at this point, the behavior of
> Firefox 4 for transforms is not going to change for the release, unless we
> find a security bug in them or something.  I clearly can's speak for the
> IE team, but they're at RC... which probably means this applies to them
> too.
> 
> So I agree we need to decide this; I don't think the IE9 and Fx4 release
> schedules are relevant to the decision.
> 
+1 to all the above.
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