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Re: [css-variables] Maintain link between var declaration and use

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 30 Apr 2012 09:45:36 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDCwmxvbPwn5G6vYXmNnRt=mAp+KdCRJf40ajv2aw3ciAQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Jens O. Meiert" <jens@meiert.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
On Mon, Apr 30, 2012 at 9:10 AM, Jens O. Meiert <jens@meiert.com> wrote:
> Regarding the latest CSS variables draft [1], I strongly suggest to
> find a more intuitive syntax that maintains the link between variable
> definition and variable usage, or to present a strong argument why
> there should not be such a link.
>
> In order to align variable declaration and use the format var-* may
> suffice, or, as has been proposed in the past, using a special
> character to denote variables as in @var-*.

Can you elaborate?  I understand what you're saying in the first
paragraph, but don't know what you're suggesting in the second.

~TJ
Received on Monday, 30 April 2012 16:51:51 GMT

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