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Re: @import -- allow at any place in stylesheet.

From: Marat Tanalin | tanalin.com <mtanalin@yandex.ru>
Date: Tue, 17 Jan 2012 15:12:16 +0400
To: David Woolley <forums@david-woolley.me.uk>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-Id: <218421326798736@web94.yandex.ru>
17.01.2012, 12:18, "David Woolley" <forums@david-woolley.me.uk>:
> Marat Tanalin | tanalin.com wrote:
>
>> šHello. It makes sense to allow @import at any place in CSS stylesheet.
>
> Regardless of any reasons for the original decision, this sort of change
> is extremely likely to produce style sheets that do not degrade
> gracefully on older browsers (some of which may be fixed in silicon), so
> it would not be safe to use on the public internet for about a decade
> after introduction.
>
> --
> David Woolley
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This is obvious, and such comments are completely useless here. Any new feature is not supported in currect implementations, but this is not a reason to stop spec development. We are developing future. The sooner feature will be introduced into spec, the sooner it will be possible to use it.
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