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Re: @else in Media Queries

From: Mark Brown <mark@mercurylang.org>
Date: Sat, 11 Jun 2016 17:54:10 +1000
Message-ID: <CAM4AczBKx4oTGZzs0iWgKBupu3DwLbzeNspmFt4B11_s6fOd+w@mail.gmail.com>
To: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
On Sat, Jun 11, 2016 at 5:42 PM, Daniel Glazman
<daniel.glazman@disruptive-innovations.com> wrote:
> On 11/06/2016 09:34, Sebastian Zartner wrote:
>
>> Coming back to this option, why is nesting the @else rule that bad? Sure, in
>> other languages you have it outside of the first block, but it clearly
>> connects both visually and avoids the problems of a dangling @else
>> block.
>
> Because an invalid MQ would trash the whole thing including the nested
> @else, per error handling rules...

Has anyone considered something like

  @switch {
      @case C1 { ... }
      @case C2 { ... }
      @default { ... }      /* optional */
  }

?

Mark
Received on Saturday, 11 June 2016 07:54:39 UTC

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