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Re: [css-backgrounds][css-om] Move color to the beginning of <final-bg-layer> on serialization

From: Sebastian Zartner <sebastianzartner@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 20 Sep 2016 12:23:06 +0200
Message-ID: <CAERejNYPsM6jTXr4brsKcRXMAQZL25TZ75yTs_ufXQHk1wRgtA@mail.gmail.com>
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
Thanks for getting back to me, even when almost two years later. :-)
I saw the change in the spec. back when the WG resolved on it.

Reasons for putting the color value at the beginning is outlined in the
Mozilla bug I referred to earlier, though I somewhat agree that this change
may not make sense for everybody.


On 19 September 2016 at 14:43, fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>

> On 12/12/2014 08:21 AM, Sebastian Zartner wrote:
>> In the <final-bg-layer> of the 'background' shorthand the
>> <background-color> definition is at the end of the definition.[1]
>> Some Firebug users brought up, that they'd prefer to have the color at
>> the beginning of the definition when the value is
>> serialized.[2] Therefore I created a Mozilla report a while back[3],
>> though I believe this would better be solved in the spec.
> To follow up on this, the WG resolved to do this in
>   https://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2015Jan/0406.html
> even though Lea and I think it makes rather less sense. Edits have
> been checked in.
> ~fantasai
> [1] http://www.w3.org/TR/css3-background/#ltfinal-bg-layergt
>> [2] https://code.google.com/p/fbug/issues/detail?id=4180
>> [3] https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=743392
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