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Re: [css-style-attr] SVG WG comments on CSS Styling Attributes Level 1

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 24 Aug 2010 09:40:52 +0200
To: "Chris Lilley" <chris@w3.org>, "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Cc: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>, www-style@w3.org, "Bert Bos" <bert@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.vhxmacvq64w2qv@anne-van-kesterens-macbook-pro.local>
On Tue, 24 Aug 2010 09:27:57 +0200, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>  
> On Mon, Aug 23, 2010 at 11:41 PM, Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org> wrote:
>> I have been asked by the SVG WG to ask the CSS WG, once again, to allow  
>> scientific notation for those properties which allow it. In SVG,  
>> currently those properties allow scientific notation in presentation  
>> attributes but dissallow it in style sheets (style attributes, style  
>> elements, external style sheets). This disparity causes user confusion.
> Sigh.  We should allow it.  It's simple, it's useful, and it's intuitive.

Would also allow serialization of floating point values in the same way as  
HTML, ECMAScript, etc. do it. But I think I mentioned that already.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Tuesday, 24 August 2010 07:41:29 UTC

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