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Re: @else in Media Queries

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 14 Jun 2016 10:48:01 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDBdkHKz0Nd24aJYK-WG4CW24Ahoa5QCLwWtRqd6Xwg46A@mail.gmail.com>
To: Sebastian Zartner <sebastianzartner@gmail.com>
Cc: Daniel Glazman <daniel.glazman@disruptive-innovations.com>, W3C www-style mailing list <www-style@w3.org>
On Tue, Jun 14, 2016 at 7:12 AM, Sebastian Zartner
<sebastianzartner@gmail.com> wrote:
> On 14 June 2016 at 15:09, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Tue, Jun 14, 2016 at 3:28 AM, Sebastian Zartner
>> <sebastianzartner@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> One question to the presented syntax. You came up with an @when rule
>>> additionally to the @else rule. Should these rules directly take a
>>> condition? If so, they would need to cover media queries and support
>>> queries (and maybe other conditional types in the future). Or should
>>> they support @media and @supports rules inside their condition,
>>> somehow?
>> I'm not entirely sure what you're asking, because it *sounds* like
>> it's something well-defined by the spec: @when and @else have a
>> genericized condition language that covers both MQs and support
>> queries.
> Which specification are you talking about? @when and @else are not defined yet
> in Media Queries Level 4[1] yet. Or do you mean the syntaxes for the
> @media and @supports rules in the different specs.[2][3]?

No, I'm talking about the draft that I wrote.

It's clear that we're not understanding each other, so you could you
restate your original question?

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