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Re: [css4-text] A non-inherited property to control behavior of whitespace-only child boxes

From: Christoph Päper <christoph.paeper@crissov.de>
Date: Tue, 10 Apr 2012 08:20:44 +0200
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Tab Atkins Jr.:
> On Mon, Apr 9, 2012 at 11:01 PM, Christoph Päper
>>> 
>>> ignore irrelevant extensions to CSS that don't matter for the web.
>> 
>> No, that’s not an option.
> 
> Why not?  It works well so far, for CSS and other technologies.

It works, so far, for browser implementations. Similar or identical names, almost equal possible values etc. do not work well for brains. It is also hardly feasible to anticipate which “extension” may or may not matter on the Web or for a particular implementation one day.
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