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

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Sat, 29 Oct 2011 17:50:26 -0700
Message-ID: <4EAC9F52.6050809@inkedblade.net>
To: www-style@w3.org
On 10/28/2011 08:26 AM, Boris Zbarsky wrote:
> On 10/28/11 11:20 AM, Sylvain Galineau wrote:
>> Have there been complaints about it?
> Yes. There have been several cases of people forgetting to put it on a property they're adding to a module and then confusion
> ensuing all around.
> Also, as an implementor, anything that simplifies the text in the "allowed value" line is good. The text there can get pretty
> hairy as it is; if it always had to include a few extra "||" and parens and such it would be even less readable than it is now.

I agree with bzbarsky, and that's why my preference is for each module to
define it in the values and interactions section at the top.

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