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Re: is this group alive?

From: HTeuMeuLeu <remi@hteumeuleu.fr>
Date: Wed, 6 Jul 2016 20:57:58 +0200
Message-ID: <CAKZ2RFYz3np6jAhwc1PpQk-nF6GVTjOcD2vjhgoEBM-PyROTgA@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Hall, Charles (DET-MRM)" <Charles.Hall@mrm-mccann.com>
Cc: Chaals McCathie Nevile <chaals@yandex-team.ru>, "public-htmail@w3.org" <public-htmail@w3.org>
I'm in as well. I've learnt a lot about webmail security these past two
years. And I'd love to start chatting with webmail makers and email client
makers to understand some of the restrictions they have.

For example, I've just tested this email (
http://emails.hteumeuleu.fr/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/the-fab-four.html)
on Yandex.Mail (https://mail.yandex.com). It looks like Yandex.Mail
completely removes the content of an inline "style" attribute whenever
there is a substraction in a calc() function. For example,
`min-width:calc(25%);` is supported. But `width:calc(230400px - 48000%);`
will make the whole inline styles get filtered. Is this a bug or a feature
? What's the reasoning behind this from Yandex point of view ?

More and more I'm thinking that a specification explaining what webmails
implementors should be careful about in CSS, what attributes should they
prefix in HTML, etc. could be very useful. Do you agree with that ?

-- Rémi


2016-07-06 15:02 GMT+02:00 Hall, Charles (DET-MRM) <
Charles.Hall@mrm-mccann.com>:

> I second that.
> I would enthusiastically join any effort for email standards.
>
> Charles Hall
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> On 7/6/16, 6:32 AM, "Chaals McCathie Nevile" <chaals@yandex-team.ru>
> wrote:
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> >On Tue, 05 Jul 2016 20:10:00 +0200, Daniel Black <dyspop@gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >
> >> Wish I'd seen it earlier. Is it kicking?
> >
> >To be honest, not currently, although if people want to kick it into life
> >
> >I will certainly be pleased.
> >
> >Have a look at the sort of things we tried to do, and feel free to prodŠ
> >
> >cheers
> >
> >Chaals
> >
> >--
> >Charles McCathie Nevile - web standards - CTO Office, Yandex
> >  chaals@yandex-team.ru - - - Find more at http://yandex.com
> >
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