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RE: [css3-*] Defining support for the inherit keyword

From: Brian Manthos <brianman@microsoft.com>
Date: Tue, 1 Nov 2011 04:18:23 +0000
To: Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>, fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <9710FCC2E88860489239BE0308AC5D170440E191@TK5EX14MBXC264.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>
Sylvain:
> 
> [fantasai:]
> >
> > On 10/29/2011 11:06 PM, Koji Ishii wrote:
> > > What about making "Value:" label to a hyperlink to the section
> > describing how to read the value of the row?
> > >
> > > It might help people like me who just skips introductions and
> wonders
> > what "||" means or if 'inherit' is supported without sacrificing
> > readability.
> >
> > Good idea. I've added this to the module template. Now of course we
> need
> > to update all the specs. ;)
> >
> This is a good compromise. Avoids repetition but ensures a local
> reference to the
> relevant clause from each property definition. +1.

While this would be progress, a hyperlink is a pretty subtle indicator of absence/presence of support for inherit (especially when printing the specification).

Will there be other cues in the formatting to make it not so subtle?
Received on Tuesday, 1 November 2011 04:22:26 GMT

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