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Re: [CSS21] The grammar of url() token

From: Philip Taylor (Webmaster) <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
Date: Tue, 26 Feb 2008 21:40:23 +0000
Message-ID: <47C48747.6030905@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
To: Bert Bos <bert@w3.org>
CC: www-style@w3.org

Bert Bos wrote:

 > But to answer the question about the comma: We wanted to preserve the
 > possibility of adding arguments to the url(), e.g.,
 > url(http://example.com/,cookie=hfdh455f).

That is (IMHO) a horribly ugly syntax; the delimiter
needs to be tall if it is to be obvious, and a semi-colon
would be far clearer to the reader than a comma (which
actually looked like a period in the e-mail, and only
became a clear comma when I replied using a monospaced

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