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Re: About multiple backgrounds' syntax

From: David Hyatt <hyatt@apple.com>
Date: Mon, 20 Apr 2009 10:49:07 -0500
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-id: <38550C15-5B65-4E15-A23C-F1BA4D8A9D58@apple.com>
To: Daniel Glazman <daniel.glazman@disruptive-innovations.com>
His twitter is about a specific issue, namely allowing multiple color  
values in the background syntax.  I have said before I think this is a  
dumb idea, and current implementations (like WebKit) do not allow  
this.  I am still hopeful that allowing multiple colors will be  
scrapped.  It's just a terrible idea.  I believe scrapping it is on  
the table, since that was one of the issues recently raised in that  
list that was sent out a few days ago.

On Apr 20, 2009, at 3:07 AM, Daniel Glazman wrote:

> http://twitter.com/Hixie/status/1561236395
> I have to agree with Hixie: this is one of the poorest
> syntaxes ever designed in the WG. So unintuitive.
> </Daniel>
Received on Monday, 20 April 2009 15:49:50 UTC

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