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Re: [css-variables] -- considered harmful

From: Kenneth Rohde Christiansen <kenneth.christiansen@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 03 Nov 2015 18:36:52 +0000
Message-ID: <CAEC208uD7Nw_XNVcxVbMWcHntvG=WS2FRukABaJER4VMbecApw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Chris Eppstein <chris@eppsteins.net>, Daniel Glazman <daniel.glazman@disruptive-innovations.com>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Furthermore this is shipping (polyfilled) in Polymer 1.0

Kenneth

On Tue, Nov 3, 2015, 19:32 Chris Eppstein <chris@eppsteins.net> wrote:

> On Mon, Nov 2, 2015 at 1:57 AM, Daniel Glazman <
> daniel.glazman@disruptive-innovations.com> wrote:
>
>> Unfortunately, $foo is impossible to avoid collisions with CSS
>> preprocessors.
>
>
> I've addressed the argument that preprocessor syntax extensions and their
> impact on CSS syntax design more than three and a half years ago when
> discussing variable syntax.
>
> https://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2012Feb/1009.html
> https://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2012Feb/1059.html
>
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