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Re: The CSS Problem

From: Jens O. Meiert <jens@meiert.com>
Date: Mon, 19 Nov 2012 22:05:28 -0800
Message-ID: <CAJ0g8QQbGT-BhWig+7HL6AD0bLGbvX9hvQx6KEUgLyA5xtg8ew@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Tab Atkins, Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
> Experience within CSS and with many other layout systems shows that
> you get good returns from making specialized, orthogonal layout
> managers.

Out of curiosity, what data or research backs this up? As far as I
know CSS did surprisingly well without any good layout mechanism for
more than a decade.

Other than that, I must say I hoped for more from the Working Group
but I’m looking forward to being proven wrong on my assessment that
CSS is growing too large, too fast.

Jens O. Meiert
Received on Tuesday, 20 November 2012 06:06:15 UTC

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