CSSWG Spec Publications Status

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Module Level Status Latest TR ED GH Notes
CSS Core
2021 NT ? ? Not drafted yet
align 3 WD 2020/04 × Missing some details. Close to CR. May be split?
animations 1 WD 2018/10 ? TR/ED diff purely editorial.
animations 2 WD None × ? ????
backgrounds 3 CR 2020/12 Minor edits
backgrounds 4 ED None × × Needs major editing work.
block 3 ED None Not yet taken up.
box 3 CR 2020/12
box 4 WD 2020/4 margin-trim needs design review particularly from authors
break 3 CR 2018/12 a few open issues
break 4 WD 2018/12
cascade 3 REC 2021/02
cascade 4 WD 2021/03 LCWD
cascade 5 WD 2021/06
color 3 REC 2018/06
color 4 WD 2021/06
color 5 WD 2021/06
color hdr UD None
color-adjust 1 WD 2021/06
compositing 1 CR 2015/01 ?
compositing 2 ED × ? Needs FPWD?
conditional 3 CR 2020/12 Disposition of Comments
conditional 4 WD 2020/03
contain 1 REC 2020
contain 2 WD 2020/12
content 3 WD 2019/08 ?
counter-styles 3 CR 2017/12 ×
device-adapt 1 WD 2016/03 × Retirement pending FPWD of non-existant css-viewport
display 3 CR 2020/12
easing 1 CR 2019/04
env 1 ED × × Needs FPWD
exclusions 1 WD 2015/01 Mostly abandoned atm...
extensions 1 ED × ? Shouldn't this be UD?
fill-stroke 3 WD 2017/04 × TR only a few minor edits behind
filter-effects 1 2018/12 × TR editorially behind very minorly
filter-effects 2 ED × ? No FPWD, either make one or drop to UD?
flexbox 1 WD 2018/11 ×
floats 3 × ×
fonts 3 REC 2018/09
fonts 4 WD 2020/11 ?
fonts 5 WD 2021/06
gcpm 3 WD 2014/05 ×
gcpm 4 ED Should it be UD?
grid 1 CR 2020/12
grid 2 CR 2020/12
highlight-api 1 WD × ? Needs FPWD or to be folded into css-pseudo and published
images 3 CR 2020/12
images 4 WD 2017/04 × ×
inline 3 WD 2020/08
line-grid 1 WD 2014/09 ×
lists 3 WD 2020/11
logical 1 WD 2018/08
motion 1 WD 2018/12 Should be pushed to CR
multicol 1 WD 2021/02
multicol 2 ED
namespaces 3 REC 2014/03 one open editorial request
nav 1 WD 2019/11 ?
nesting 1 ED ? Needs FPWD if we want to do this
overflow 3 WD 2020/06
overflow 4 WD 2017/06 × TR is missing text-overflow draft
overscroll 1 WD 2019/06 TR is missing typo fixes
page 3 WD 2018/10 × TR is missing page-orientation
page 4 ED Delete?
page-floats 3 WD 2015/09 × Major redesign resolved, not edited.
page-template 1 UD
position 3 WD 2020/05
preslev 1 NOTE 2014/10 Hasn't been moved to new shortname scheme
pseudo 4 WD 2020/12
regions 1 WD 2014/10 ?
rhythm 1 WD 2017/09 ×
round-display 1 WD 2016/12 Minor editorial fixes missing from TR
ruby 1 WD 2021/03 Disposition of Comments
scoping 1 WD 2014/14 ×
scroll-anchoring 1 WD 2020/02 ○? TR missing a decent chunk of new algorithm
scrollbars 1 WD 2018/09 ? Needs open issues to be resolved, considering any new feature requests, then a new “CR-ready” working draft if the group resolves on freezing features in this level.
scroll-snap 1 CR 2021/03
shadow-parts 1 WD 2018/11
shapes 1 CR 2014/03 ×
shapes 2 ED ?
size-adjust 1 ED ? ????
sizing 3 WD 2021/03
sizing 4 WD 2021/05
speech 1 WD 2020/03 TR is missing editorial cleanup.
style-attr 1 REC 2013/11 × Parsing rules differ in the case of at-rules. Somehow this was lost before REC publication.
syntax 3 CR 2019/07 ×
tables 3 WD 2019/07
template 1 NOTE 2015/03 Archived R&D
text 3 CR 2021/04
text 4 WD 2019/11 TR just missing text-spacing: auto
text-decor 3 CR 2019/08
text-decor 4 WD 2020/05
transforms 1 CR 2019/2 ×
transforms 2 WD 2020/03 ×
transitions 1 WD 2018/10 Someone should take this to CR.
transitions 2 ED ? ????
ui 3 REC 2018/06 Editorial
ui 4 WD 2021/03
values 3 WD 2019/06 A few minor clarifications requested. Can go to REC soon if willing to do QA.
values 4 WD 2020/11 ×
variables 1 WD 2015/12 × × TR severely out of date.
will-change 1 CR 2015/12
writing-modes 3 REC 2019/12 Some cross-links and clarifications not yet updated on TR.
writing-modes 4 CR 2019/07 Some cross-links with clarifications not yet updated on TR.
CSS2 2 REC 2011/06 × × Pending multipage Bikeshed?
Queries
mediaqueries 3 WD 2012/06 TR missing “ASCII” clarification to “case-insensitive” and new shortname.
mediaqueries 4 CR 2020/07
mediaqueries 5 WD 2020/07 TR is missing keyword renaming.
selectors 3 REC 2018/11
selectors 4 WD 2018/11 × ×
selectors-
nonelement
1 NOTE 2019/04
APIs
cssom 1 WD 2016/03 × ×
cssom-view 1 WD 2016/03 × ×
font-loading 3 WD 2014/05 × ?
geometry 1 CR 2018/12 ×
matrix 1 NOTE 2018/04 Way too many pages of boilerplate for a redirect…
resize-observer 1 WD 2020/02 ○? TR is missing FrozenArray and SVG-related edits.
scroll-animations 1 ED × Missing FPWD
web-animations 1 WD 2021/05
web-animations 2 ED ? ????
web-animations-
css-integration
3 ED ? ????

You can Edit This File in GitHub and/or poke fantasai on IRC for fixes. This report was commissioned by Alan Stearns.