Re: "inherit"

On Mon, 28 Jul 2003, Michael Day wrote:
> When you referred to "default" earlier, did you mean as an alternative
> name for "initial"? That would be preferable, as "default color" is
> likely to make sense to more people than "initial color", which sounds
> as if it is only a temporary condition.

'default' was a proposal that would be like 'inherit' on inherited
properties and like 'initial' on non-inherited ones.

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Received on Monday, 28 July 2003 07:41:06 UTC