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Re: Supporting propriety "Extensions"

From: Anne van Kesteren <fora@annevankesteren.nl>
Date: Wed, 23 Feb 2005 10:54:40 +0100
Message-ID: <421C52E0.9090109@annevankesteren.nl>
To: werner.donne@re.be
CC: www-style@w3.org

Werner Donn wrote:
> Hi,
> In my opinion the proposed mechanism for property extensions
> sets up a parallel namespace scheme. At some point there even
> will have to be a prefix registration body as well.

Why? Non standard values are never intended for general usage. They are 
for internal usage only.

> In that case you don't need a new prefix syntax and you don't
> have to worry about prefix clashes, because they are local to
> the style sheet. Note that CSS would also become more modular.

There is no need for a new syntax.

  Anne van Kesteren
Received on Wednesday, 23 February 2005 09:55:09 UTC

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