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Re: [cssN backgrounds] background-repeat: extend;

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Wed, 21 Sep 2011 01:43:37 +0200
To: "L. David Baron" <dbaron@dbaron.org>
Cc: <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <qa8i77h6fbfd5ac5534km5d8ngulstgor9@hive.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>
* L. David Baron wrote:
>So if you're going to have long threads discussing proposals, could
>you please write the proposal down first so that other people can
>have a minimal chance of following?  (I'm pretty close to giving up
>on trying to follow www-style because of the volume.)

(Well http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2011Aug/0029.html I
have a bit of a problem with the priorities, and I have a problem with
the breadth of the discussions, but volume does not factor into it much;
and I disagree that having people flesh out proposals for specification
text would help (I would expect quite the opposite; I assume of course
that you mean proposals in this sense, as this appears to have been an
issue of terminology, and rigorous attention to terminilogy is what I
would associate with specification text). In the case here though, the
first mail in the thread was "Is there a draft that discusses this? I
couldn't find one." Even if you add the "background-repeat: extend" in
the Subject, this does not establish context well enough for anyone to
follow, so downstream confusion and inattention is to be expected.)
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