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Re: [csswg-drafts] [css-variables] User Agent properties and variables

From: François REMY via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 18 Sep 2017 17:59:03 +0000
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> Why not follow the idea of currentColor?
Because a browser needs to track all these values one by one, and that is costly in terms of code to write and combinations to test. The advantage of reusing the infrastructure of var(...) is that it is generic and can be detected very easily at parse time.

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