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Re: [css-variables] Remaining Issues

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 19 Jun 2013 10:29:47 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDCRgfBPUL3z+ZCuKYNajLCd6JDuxyByJ-gyo39YuWDedA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Henrik Andersson <henke@henke37.cjb.net>
Cc: Sebastian Zartner <sebastianzartner@gmail.com>, Lea Verou <lea@w3.org>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On Wed, Jun 19, 2013 at 10:11 AM, Henrik Andersson
<henke@henke37.cjb.net> wrote:
> Tab Atkins Jr. skriver:
>> Yes, you can have *anything* in a custom property (except for the few
>> little bits of invalid tokens).
>
> Including blocks and entire rules?
>
> I don't think they are quite that flexible.

Yup, as Fran├žois demonstrated, they *are* that flexible.

Of course you can't *use* blocks or rules with var(), as var() is only
usable inside of properties, and no property accepts that kind of
thing.  But you can use it in JS.

~TJ
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