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Re: [css3-text] Proposal for text decoration blink value

From: Sebastian Zartner <sebastianzartner@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 6 Aug 2012 07:02:41 +0200
Message-ID: <CAERejNZSe87LepSjEumfckoB8OiLBQbCsJVEA1H3UzGzoweGiQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Cc: Bruno Abinader <brunoabinader@gmail.com>, www-style@w3.org
> I think that #1 is fine for WebKit - just ignore the blink value, as
> you're allowed to do.  It only exists because it's nice to be able to
> express HTML's default rendering in CSS, and at the time it was
> introduced, CSS Animations didn't exist.

I agree with Tab. Furthermore I don't see blinking as a text decoration. It
is clearly an animation.
So tossing it away would be my first option.
Of course that's breaking existing functionality. Though 1. it is almost
never used 2. if it is used, then in a distracting way.

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