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Re: [css-cascade-4][css3-ui] naming collision: the "default" value

From: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 4 May 2015 08:45:44 -0700
Cc: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>, Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com>, "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, Florian Rivoal <florian@rivoal.net>, Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
Message-Id: <598DD03D-44E2-410B-9746-45E86F83AAD4@gmail.com>
To: Bruno Racineux <bruno@hexanet.net>


On May 3, 2015, at 5:45 PM, Bruno Racineux <bruno@hexanet.net> wrote:

>>> On May 1, 2015, at 3:36 PM, Bruno Racineux <bruno@hexanet.net> wrote:
>>> 
>>> If the feature resets to the previous origin. Why not call it like it
>>> is:
>>> 'origin'? Or 'reset-origin'. But 'reset' doesn't have much value either.
>> 
>> IMO, 'origin' adds to the confusion, because it makes me wonder, "what
>> origin"?
> 
> That's the intent. Just like you need to know what 'initial' means.

The intent is to add confusion???

I think the meaning of 'initial' is much more guessable than 'origin' in this context. 
Received on Monday, 4 May 2015 15:46:15 UTC

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