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Re: Path to polyfilling CSS functions?

From: Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis <bhawkeslewis@googlemail.com>
Date: Sat, 11 Aug 2012 09:42:41 +0100
Message-ID: <CAEhSh3cYC+oxKEujiiM5o4VaO8EpX7f=28Een8PTcg3Mo9qPwg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Boris Smus <smus@google.com>
Cc: Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
On Sat, Aug 11, 2012 at 7:16 AM, Boris Smus <smus@google.com> wrote:
> The problem with the var approach is that it's not a future-proof solution.
> Once a site is deployed with var- or x- prefixed properties, it's quite
> unlikely that it'll ever be updated (cf. stickiness of -webkit-transform).

If these properties are implemented by author polyfill rather than
browsers, it wouldn't need to be updated, since other/future browsers
would be able to execute the polyfill?

Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis
Received on Saturday, 11 August 2012 08:43:33 UTC

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