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Re: [cssom] Supporting JS properties whose names are CSS property names on CSSDeclaration objects

From: Glenn Adams <glenn@skynav.com>
Date: Wed, 15 Feb 2012 17:12:43 -0700
Message-ID: <CACQ=j+fUwZiJvi77VgDXbL+4T7mrAu4_ua2jOTrDijMOahr4GA@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Cc: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On Wed, Feb 15, 2012 at 3:55 PM, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>wrote:

> Same thing.  We need to either get WebKit and IE to change their
> implementation to expose only the specced property name ("cssFloat"),
> or change the spec to mandate additionally exposing the "float"
> property name, treated as an alias.

While I agree with excluding property name aliases using the hyphenated
names, the question of 'float' is more interesting, since its status as a
future reserved keyword was changed in ECMA-262, 5th Ed., which removed it
from the list of reserved keywords.
Received on Thursday, 16 February 2012 00:13:30 UTC

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