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Re: [CSS21] WD 6.1.1, 6.2.1: 'inherit' as specified value

From: Øyvind Stenhaug <oyvinds@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 13 Oct 2011 17:16:39 +0200
To: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.v3ap1106bunlto@oyvinds-desktop>
On Tue, 22 Mar 2011 17:27:27 +0100, fantasai  
<fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net> wrote:

>    http://wiki.csswg.org/spec/css2.1#issue-259
>
> Proposal -
>
> In 6.1.2 Computed Values remove "When the specified value is not  
> 'inherit',"
>
> In 6.2.1
>    # Each property may also have a specified value of 'inherit', which  
> means
>    # that, for a given element, the property takes the same computed  
> value
>    # as the property for the element's parent. The 'inherit' value can be
>    # used to strengthen inherited values, and it can also be used on  
> properties
>    # that are not normally inherited.
>
> s/specified/cascaded/
> s/computed/specified/
> s/strengthen inherited/enforce inheritance of/

Seems there's one sentence left in 6.1.2: "See the section on inheritance  
for the definition of computed values when the specified value is  
'inherit'."

Should probably either s/specified/cascaded/ or remove.

-- 
Øyvind Stenhaug
Core Norway, Opera Software ASA
Received on Thursday, 13 October 2011 15:17:18 GMT

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