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Re: [css3-values] Physical length units

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Sun, 19 Feb 2012 13:44:00 -0500
Message-ID: <4F4142F0.2050100@mit.edu>
To: Matthew Wilcox <elvendil@gmail.com>
CC: www-style@w3.org
On 2/19/12 12:49 PM, Matthew Wilcox wrote:
> I still don't like the result.

No one _likes_ the result.  It was just the least-bad option.  Welcome 
to the real world.

> I don't see CSS development to be sustainable in the long term without
> the ability to author to a specified version. These "we can't do that
> because it breaks backward compatibility" things will eventually be
> one of the main causes for replacement technologies.

Why are you not seeing this as a problem for HTML?

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