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Re: user-select

From: Amelia Bellamy-Royds <amelia.bellamy.royds@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 25 Apr 2017 09:16:55 -0600
Message-ID: <CAFDDJ7w-kSU8sCmw6+-eyhgrVjOWSCNyND7RPqB55K8yPq6rPQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Jens Oliver Meiert <jens@meiert.com>
Cc: W3C WWW Style <www-style@w3.org>
user-select is now defined in CSS UI level 4.  Maybe one of the editors can
explain which aspects of the definition were problematic enough to justify
delaying it:
https://drafts.csswg.org/css-ui-4/#propdef-user-select

By the way, the CSS WG has recently published a consolidated index, which
makes it much easier to find the current definition of a property.  I don't
think they have announced it loudly enough on this list -- it is very
helpful!
https://drafts.csswg.org/indexes/

On 25 April 2017 at 08:45, Jens Oliver Meiert <jens@meiert.com> wrote:

> I’ve noticed the “user-select” property being used in the wild but
> find no mention in the specs;
> https://www.w3.org/TR/2000/WD-css3-userint-20000216#user-select talked
> about it but the later referred-to https://www.w3.org/TR/css-ui-3/
> doesn’t know it anymore, for example.
>
> Have I missed another draft, or what’s the latest on this?
>
> Thanks,
>
>  Jens.
>
> --
> Jens Oliver Meiert
> https://meiert.com/en/
>
> ✎ On Web Development: https://meiert.com/webdev
>
>
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