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

From: Marat Tanalin | tanalin.com <mtanalin@yandex.ru>
Date: Thu, 19 Jan 2012 16:48:34 +0400
To: Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-Id: <656041326977314@web145.yandex.ru>
19.01.2012, 04:50, "Sylvain Galineau" <sylvaing@microsoft.com>:
> [Marat Tanalin:]
>
>> 18.01.2012, 21:58, "Sylvain Galineau" <sylvaing@microsoft.com>:
>>> [Marat Tanalin:]
>>>> 18.01.2012, 21:16, "Sylvain Galineau" <sylvaing@microsoft.com>:
>>>>> [Marat Tanalin:]
>>>>>> 18.01.2012, 20:48, "Ian Hickson" <ian@hixie.ch>:
>>>>>>> On Wed, 18 Jan 2012, Marat Tanalin | tanalin.com wrote:
>>>>>>>> In case of it was not clear enough yet: my goal is not to find
>>>>>>>> a
>>>>>>>> solution for a specific task. Instead, my goal is to improve
>>>>>>>> CSS
>>>>>> itself.
>>>>>>> Changes that aren't solutions to specific tasks aren't
>> improvements.
>>>>>> Consider increased flexibility as a task if you want.
>>>>> It's not. What the increased flexibility is used for would be the
>> task.
>>>> Insreased flexibity, oddly to say, allows to increase usability,
>>>> productivity, and maintainability.
>>> Then provide one or more real-world example demonstrating all this
>>> will happen and explain why. General assertions are insufficient.
>> See http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2012Jan/0760.html
>
> That is not a use-case. A use-case states a problem and explains how
> the proposal leads to a better solution.
>
> That post simply says "If I have this feature I can X this way". It's
> totally unclear why doing this way is superior or beneficial.

Do you understand what is flexibility? It's ability to do same thing different ways.
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