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Re: CfC: publish FPWD of Fullscreen spec; deadline May 24

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 25 Jun 2012 14:19:34 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDDDx8QLqrWQV5CHaKQZZM+dG_UbdVqsqw2Xwta3c-aWBw@mail.gmail.com>
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Cc: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>, www-style@w3.org, "public-webapps@w3.org" <public-webapps@w3.org>
On Thu, Jun 21, 2012 at 3:14 PM, fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net> wrote:
> Also, to be precise, you're not actually clear about what happens to e.g.
> 'color', which is an inheritable property. If it doesn't inherit from
> anything, what is it's value? This is not defined, because currently in
> CSS every element has a parent except the root, and there is a special
> exception to inheritance specifically for the root element.

...which we should fix, so that we can have a sensical story about
disconnected fragments.  It just requires wordsmithing, since the
answer is obvious - replace all the "is root" checks with "doesn't
have a parent".

~TJ
Received on Monday, 25 June 2012 21:20:28 GMT

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