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RE: [cssom] preferred order of shorthand props

From: Francois Remy <francois.remy.dev@outlook.com>
Date: Tue, 15 Mar 2016 11:28:09 -0700
Message-ID: <DUB408-EAS389F8B31E5F31B95F9FFFFDA5890@phx.gbl>
To: "Bogdan Brinza" <bbrinza@microsoft.com>, "'Greg Whitworth'" <gwhit@microsoft.com>
CC: "'www-style list'" <www-style@w3.org>
I happen to know Bogdan has the explanation for this weird behavior ;-) 
I think it is worth stating on www-style as a canonical searchable answer to
the question.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Greg Whitworth [mailto:gwhit@microsoft.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, March 15, 2016 8:41 AM
> To: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
> Subject: [cssom] preferred order of shorthand props
> 
> I was curious what the reasoning behind this statement in step #3 for
> preferred order:
> 
>      # Move all items in shorthands that begin with "-" (U+002D) but do
not
> begin with "-webkit-" last in the list, retaining their relative order.
> 
> What is the purpose of singling out webkit in this case and ordering it
> differently from other shorthands? I tried searching the list but couldn't
find
> anything specific as to the reasoning for this.
> 
> Thanks,
> Greg
> 
Received on Tuesday, 15 March 2016 18:28:44 UTC

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