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FW: Transition request: updated CR for CSS Values and Units

FYI CSS values and units CR transition request:

On 01/08/2016 21:42, "Chris Lilley" <[hidden email]> wrote:

>Hello Ralph,
>This is a Transition request for an updated CR for CSS Values and Units.
>The previous CR was published on  11 June 2015
>* Document title, URIs, and estimated publication date
>CSS Values and Units Module, Level 3
>   https://drafts.csswg.org/css-values-3/
>   Next Tuesday or Thursday after a successful transition meeting
>* The document Abstract and Status sections
>   https://drafts.csswg.org/css-values-3/#abstract
>   https://drafts.csswg.org/css-values-3/#status (as ED; will have same
>CR exit criteria as other CSS WG specifications)
>* Decision to request transition
>   RESOLVED: Start a level 4 draft of Values & Units, move calc()
>               serialization to it, and then publish the remainder of
>               Values & Units 3 as CR.
>   https://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2016Jul/0051.html
>* Changes (since 11 June CR)
>   https://drafts.csswg.org/css-values-3/#changes
>One feature is at-risk; the attr() function, as notes in the Status
>* Requirements satisfied
>   (No requirements document; CSS has had property values and used units
>since CSS1)
>* Dependencies met (or not)
>Looking at the normative references:
>This module collects together any new units of measurement and new
>syntactic constructs used for property values by other CSS modules. This
>is done to allow these syntactic constructions to be shared between
>modules. However, the normative definition of the semantics remains the
>actual module which first defined them. Thus, there are many normative
>references to other modules, which may be at earlier maturity levels. It
>is understood that Values and Units Level 3 will therefore not move to
>Recommendation until the normative dependencies are all more mature. A
>level 4 of Values and Units has been started.
>There is an IANA considerations appendix, which describes the
>about:invalid url scheme.
>This has been registered with IANA, in 2012
>* Wide review
>27 comments were received since publication of the previous CR.
>There is a Security and Privacy appendix:
>* Issues addressed
>The disposition of comments for the most recent wide review (for changes
>since the previous CR) is at:
>   https://drafts.csswg.org/css-values-3/issues-cr-2015
>* Formal objections
>There were no formal objections
>* Implementation
>Implementation of parsing and of serialization can be tested. The
>formatting semantics of individual properties are out of scope for this
>module. The test suite has 103 tests, results are at:
>   https://test.csswg.org/harness/results/css-values-3_dev/grouped/
>73/103 tests currently met CR exit criteria.
>* Patent disclosures
>None, see
>   https://www.w3.org/2004/01/pp-impl/32061/status
>Chris Lilley
>Technical Director, W3C Interaction Domain

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