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Re: CSS Mixins proposal

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Mon, 21 Mar 2011 23:04:30 +0100
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <jqbfo65dsopq2bbrgojnebrvt7q8t0p3l4@hive.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>
* Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
>On the CSSOM side, Traits would be a new type of CSSRule.  I'm not
>*entirely* sure how the @mixin would be represented, because we
>haven't yet had to worry about @-rules inside of declaration blocks.

Yes, that is because the CSS Working Group has been promising not to
introduce syntax such as you are proposing since the 1990s. If you want
to use something other than `name: value` in rule sets, you'll have to
persuade the CSS Working Group to give up this whole stable syntax idea.
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