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Re: [css-variables] CSS Variables are a NEW kind of variable

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 14 Jun 2012 13:06:38 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDDReK-aspL1kuc71SsgLC5RX4wONGJ9W_onrePefmeDLA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Divya Manian <manian@adobe.com>
Cc: Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>, Chris Eppstein <chris@eppsteins.net>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
On Thu, Jun 14, 2012 at 12:58 PM, Divya Manian <manian@adobe.com> wrote:
> On 6/14/12 12:43 PM, "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com> wrote:
>> As Sylvain says, can you actually suggest something?  I have no idea
>> what you're trying to suggest I change things to.  The only concrete
>> suggestions I've gotten so far have been several suggestions for
>> different names within the current structure, then one suggestion for
>> nesting an at-rule inside of style rules for defining vars.
>>
>> Unfortunately, I'm not sure what else to do without suggestions, and
>> I'm not sure how to design around future pitfalls without a decent
>> example of how the current design is future-hostile to some use-case.
>
> But I won't quibble further, I do not want your energies wasted on
> debating something like this.

Debating something like this is pretty much my job description. ^_^
Don't worry about it.

~TJ
Received on Thursday, 14 June 2012 20:07:27 GMT

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