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Re: Proposition to change the prefixing policy

From: Liam R E Quin <liam@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 04 May 2012 22:33:44 -0400
To: Ojan Vafai <ojan@chromium.org>
Cc: Rik Schaaf <coolcat_the_best@hotmail.com>, Florian Rivoal <florianr@opera.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <1336185224.16952.53.camel@localhost.localdomain>
On Fri, 2012-05-04 at 19:12 -0700, Ojan Vafai wrote:
> Since we're throwing proposals out there...
> I'd rather we do the same as http headers. Any experimental feature gets an
> x-prefix instead of a vendor prefix.

How does that work if two different browsers have different value-spaces
for the same property? This seems entirely likely - e.g. they implement
different drafts, or invent something independently.


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