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Re: [CSS Abstract] What kind of lenguage is CSS?

From: Zack Weinberg <zackw@panix.com>
Date: Tue, 06 Oct 2015 11:33:01 -0400
To: Kseso <kseso9@gmail.com>,www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <AF6482DB-3AAC-4945-A66C-0AF1D1EC8576@panix.com>
On October 6, 2015 10:43:25 AM EDT, Kseso <kseso9@gmail.com> wrote:
>All CSS documents begin with the purpose of CSS:
>"CSS is a language for..."
>This declaration has been changing by time goes.
>But I could not find a current definition of what kind of language is
>Today (2015) and
>based on all documents CSS (whatever their status)
>and if (we can take as valid the definition of "programming language
><https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Programming_language>" from the wiki)
>is Css a "programming lenguage"?
>why yes?
>why not?
>If that definition is not valid, what else used to determine if "css is
>programming lenguage"?
>Thanks in advance

CSS is not and probably never will be a programming language, because it is intentionally not Turing complete, and that probably won't ever change.

More than that I cannot say.
Received on Tuesday, 6 October 2015 15:33:41 UTC

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