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Re: [css3-variables] review comments on latest draft

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 25 May 2012 12:27:24 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDCqdGiW2ZvgZehMfbqokaEoz1-Mf2+1xXDctRV7U6i31Q@mail.gmail.com>
To: Pete Boere <pete@the-echoplex.net>
Cc: John Daggett <jdaggett@mozilla.com>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On Fri, May 25, 2012 at 12:16 PM, Pete Boere <pete@the-echoplex.net> wrote:
> On invalid variables, I think the inherited value (or just invalid) would
> nearly always make a better fallback than initial.
>
> Quite a few properties on this list would not degrade well to initial values
> in terms of not breaking the natural cascade:
> https://raw.github.com/peteboere/css-crush/master/misc/initial-values.ini

Yes, inherited properties should default to the inherited value, and
non-inherited properties should default to the initial value.

~TJ
Received on Friday, 25 May 2012 19:28:07 GMT

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