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[csswg-drafts] [css-cascade] Are 'Override declarations' still a thing?

From: SelenIT via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 17 May 2017 06:58:24 +0000
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SelenIT has just created a new issue for https://github.com/w3c/csswg-drafts:

== [css-cascade] Are 'Override declarations' still a thing? ==
Historically, the CSS Cascading and Inheritance spec [lists](https://drafts.csswg.org/css-cascade/#cascade-origin) 'Override declarations' among other cascading origins. But it appears that the spec that they refer to [has never been really implemented](http://stackoverflow.com/a/41417273/2533215), and 'Override declarations' are now a purely theoretical concept with no connection to the reality. What about dropping them at all, in order to make the cascading algorithm simpler?

Please view or discuss this issue at https://github.com/w3c/csswg-drafts/issues/1385 using your GitHub account
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