Re: [CSSWG] Minutes and Resolutions Paris F2F Monday Morning 2012-02-06: Administrivia, Vendor Prefixes, Property/Value Alias OM

On 7/2/12 10:41, fantasai wrote:
> tantek: Opposite is happening right now. Web standards activists are
> teaching
> people to use -webkit-
> tantek: People like Lea Verou.
> tantek: Their demos are filled with -webkit-. You will see presentations
> from all the web standards advocates advocating people to use
> -webkit- prefixes.

This almost borderlines on slander.

I always actively advocated *against* this practice, and it's shocking 
to see being accused of it myself. Even just a few minutes ago I 
finished reviewing a new piece for SM and that was one of my main 
criticisms. Being against this practice was the main reason I made 
-prefix-free for crying out loud!

Tantek apparently only checked my work in WebKit, saw -webkit- and 
unprefixed only (cause that's how -prefix-free works) and inferred that 
I only added and advocated adding -webkit- prefixes. Didn't even check 
the source, nothing. Shocking how easily some people assume the worst 
and spread it around with little or no evidence.

Lea Verou ( | @LeaVerou)

Received on Tuesday, 7 February 2012 16:01:09 UTC