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Re: [css-om][css3-conditional] spaces, newlines and rule serialization

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 25 Jul 2012 14:50:23 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDDjW62gCoRMbz+a-iEs5bNzGut1RdcAVjOhbbjnJEyMfg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
On Wed, Jul 25, 2012 at 2:42 PM, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu> wrote:
> On 7/25/12 4:46 PM, Glenn Adams wrote:
>> Webkit appends "; ", not ";", so there is still a difference. IMO, the
>> spec should prohibit adding either "; " or ";", and the implementations
>> should be changed accordingly.
>
> I think web developers largely expect to see ';' at the end of every
> declaration, not as a separator between declarations.  Fwiw.

Agreed.  The ; is thought of as the end of the declaration, just as
they end lines in C-like languages.  It's not a fancy comma.

~TJ
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