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Re: [cssom] Rationale for including (or not) CSSCharsetRule

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 29 May 2013 22:36:59 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDAj1VBeGqMN3_TzghCj6aqpPEs-AeiS1T66uEH8gsBL6w@mail.gmail.com>
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On Wed, May 29, 2013 at 7:19 PM, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu> wrote:
> On 5/29/13 5:15 PM, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
>> On Wed, May 29, 2013 at 2:11 AM, Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com> wrote:
>>>
>>> What I'd like to know at this point is if any browser vendor is willing
>>> to
>>> experiment with dropping CSSCharsetRule and seeing if there is a compat
>>> impact.
>>
>>
>> We (Blink) want to at least check if the charset rule is ever actually
>> poked at.  I'll add a tracker for that.
>>
>> Assuming that gives the expected results, we appear to be okay with
>> removing it.
>
>
> How do you plan to check for pages using cssRules[1] to get at the first
> non-charset rule in their stylesheet?

There's no realistic way to do so.  So, I obviously plan to do so by
looking at bug reports after the fact. ^_^

~TJ
Received on Thursday, 30 May 2013 05:37:52 UTC

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