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Re: [css-colors] references an inexistant property

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 17 Jul 2012 15:30:23 +0200
Message-ID: <238992365.20120717153023@w3.org>
To: François REMY <fremycompany_pub@yahoo.fr>
CC: "CSS 3 W3C Group" <www-style@w3.org>
On Saturday, June 16, 2012, 1:29:19 PM, François wrote:

FR> There’s a problem in the current [css-colors] draft  because it
FR> deprecated System Colors and ask to use the ‘appearance’ property 
FR> instead (which I used to love but which has been removed from the latest  [css-ui] drafts).

 
FR> We should therefore remove the following remark from the  [css-colors] spec :
 
FR> | Note. The CSS2 System Color values have been  deprecated in 
FR> | favor of the CSS3 UI ‘appearance’ property. If you  want to emulate
FR> | the look of a user interface  related element or control, please use
FR> | the ‘appearance’ property instead of attempting to  mimic a user
FR> | interface element through a combination of system  colors.

I suggest that the errata replace thast quoted phrase with:  

"Note. The CSS2 System Color values have been deprecated."

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 Chris Lilley   Technical Director, Interaction Domain                 
 W3C Graphics Activity Lead, Fonts Activity Lead
 Co-Chair, W3C Hypertext CG
 Member, CSS, WebFonts, SVG Working Groups
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