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Re: [css-variables] Another use case for "cascade"

From: Liam R E Quin <liam@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:27:00 -0400
Message-ID: <1397759220.17924.433.camel@slave.barefootcomputing.com>
To: François REMY <francois.remy.dev@outlook.com>
Cc: CSS WG <www-style@w3.org>
On Thu, 2014-04-17 at 17:57 +0200, François REMY wrote:

>     :hover {
>         background: var(--hover-background, cascade) !important;
>         color: var(--hover-color, cascade) !important;
>     }

You are setting the text colour and not the background colour and by
using !important you are overriding my user stylesheet.... so I will see
black text on a black background. Thank you for this (no thanks).

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