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Re: CSS Regions considered harmful (was: [css-regions] issue 16858 redux)

From: Liam R E Quin <liam@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 22 Jan 2014 19:46:33 -0500
Message-ID: <1390437993.30339.39.camel@slave.barefootcomputing.com>
To: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>
Cc: Alan Stearns <stearns@adobe.com>, "CSS WWW Style (www-style@w3.org)" <www-style@w3.org>
On Wed, 2014-01-22 at 20:34 +0100, Håkon Wium Lie wrote:
> [...]

>  For me, the separation of style from
> structure one of the foundations CSS stands on. Probably THE
> foundation. So I don't think we should break that priciple, even if it
> seems convenient to do so.

How does this square with, for example, putting two h1 elements in a
document so you can use element() to take one out as a running header?

Isn't the answer here templates + regions?

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