Re: Regarding Comma Separation

On Mon, 16 Jan 2006, Ben Ward wrote:
> Using commas for background-image specifies _additional_ images while
> using commas in font-family specifies _fallback_ typefaces.

As Hyatt mentioned, both of these are additive properties, not fallback 
properties. e.g.:

   font-family: MyHebrewFont, MyArabicFont;

...for text in Hebrew and Arabic.

> Then, in CSS3 Generated Content §11 [1],commas are used to separate
> _fallback_ content, including images. The example for §11 is even
> using the comma syntax for image fallback.

The gencon module will probably change its syntax.

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Received on Tuesday, 17 January 2006 18:19:13 UTC