[webkit-dev] Deprecation of CSSStyleDeclaration -> getPropertyShorthand method.

Alexis Menard alexis.menard at openbossa.org
Mon May 21 11:37:55 PDT 2012

On Mon, May 21, 2012 at 3:21 PM, Evan Martin <evan at chromium.org> wrote:
> On Mon, May 21, 2012 at 11:09 AM, Alexis Menard
> <alexis.menard at openbossa.org> wrote:
>> - It is exposed to the web therefore it could potentially break
>> something. A quick search of "getPropertyShorthand" on google doesn't
>> show much except stuff happening on webkit.org (i know this is far
>> from being accurate on whether this function is used or not but it
>> means nobody ever wrote about it).
> A search over the code on github:
>  https://github.com/search?q=getPropertyShorthand+-InjectedScript+-CSSStyleDeclaration+-DOMCSSStyleDeclaration+-%22overflow-property-expected%22+-style.html&repo=&langOverride=&start_value=1&type=Code&language=
> found at least one user:
>  https://github.com/keishi/JSSyntaxHighlight/blob/14467eef9ae9a4e4624d8ee5bac0b8e0b42b7db1/utilities.js#L390
> However, that file has an Apple copyright on it so it might be
> borrowed from the inspector or something.

Indeed it was borrowed from there. I couldn't find where it is shown
in the Inspector, what part of the UI. Maybe someone can point me

> (Github's search query syntax isn't so predictable so I may have
> missed something.)
> I also checked Google's source repository (e.g. gmail/docs/etc) and
> found no uses.

Alexis Menard (darktears)
Software Engineer
openBossa @ INdT - Instituto Nokia de Tecnologia

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