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Re: [css3-syntax] Scientific notation vs. number type (integer or not)

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 22 Jan 2013 15:58:12 -0800
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDBAKNcgKC6XZXvMpuPyOqnhBs-dRtsDyz_LuniM7JG34w@mail.gmail.com>
To: Simon Sapin <simon.sapin@kozea.fr>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
On Tue, Jan 22, 2013 at 3:26 PM, Simon Sapin <simon.sapin@kozea.fr> wrote:
> Le 21/01/2013 03:11, Simon Sapin a écrit :
>> Hi,
>>
>> The working group resolved on 2012-08-15 to add scientific notation for
>> numbers:
>> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2012Aug/0900.html
>>
>> One detail visible in the minutes and not the summary is that this only
>> applies to <number>, not <integer>. (Which I agree is saner.)
>
>
> It’s also not for dimension or percentage tokens, right?

Correct, and that's reflected in the syntax draft.  (Though you can
use calc() to project it onto a dimension/percentage value.)

~TJ
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