I accept there are quite a few reasons that you might continue to use Ruby Sass, but if some of the missing features aren’t going to cause you any problems it’s much faster to compile using libsass. My compilation times dropped from around 8.3s using ruby sass to 1.4s using libsass. A huge benefit when you’re repeatedly waiting for your new style to show up during development. Continue reading
Further to my previous post, I was wondering how to generate compressed CSS output when compiling SCSS files in Netbeans. Netbeans ignores the output_style setting in my config.rb file. I almost never read the generated CSS files, and so easily readable CSS is not a priority for me, however file size is.
I’ve been struggling today to get the first <article> in an HTML page to match to a CSS selector. Continue reading
Just been working on a bit of a refresh to the look of this site. It’s the first time I’ve worked on any web design in Windows 8, and I was having some strange problems with the way that webfonts were being rendered. Continue reading
Nice round up of different CSS pseudo selectors can be found here.
[GARD] I’ve been trying to style my eclipse 4 app using the new CSS style selectors. Specifically I was trying to remove the minimise and maximise icons from a PartStack as it was the only item in a perspective, and the perspective layout made no sense when it was minimised. Continue reading