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PostCSS plugin to fallback initial keyword.


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PostCSS Initial

CSS Standard Status Build Status NPM Module David DM

PostCSS plugin to fallback initial keyword. Very useful in combination with postcss-autoreset.

a { animation: initial; background: initial; white-space: initial; } p { background: url(/img1.png), url(/img2.png); background-repeat: initial no-repeat } a { animation: none 0s ease 0s 1 normal none running; animation: initial; background: transparent none repeat 0 0 / auto auto padding-box border-box scroll; background: initial; white-space: normal; white-space: initial; } p { background: url(/img1.png), url(/img2.png); background-repeat: repeat no-repeat }

'Can I use' table

Killer feature!

Universal reset from future css!

a { all: initial; } a { animation: none 0s ease 0s 1 normal none running; backface-visibility: visible; background: transparent none repeat 0 0 / auto auto padding-box border-box scroll; border: medium none currentColor; border-collapse: separate; border-image: none; border-radius: 0; border-spacing: 0; bottom: auto; box-shadow: none; box-sizing: content-box; caption-side: top; clear: none; clip: auto; color: #000; columns: auto; column-count: auto; column-fill: balance; column-gap: normal; column-rule: medium none currentColor; column-span: 1; column-width: auto; content: normal; counter-increment: none; counter-reset: none; cursor: auto; direction: ltr; display: inline; empty-cells: show; float: none; font-family: serif; font-size: medium; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; font-stretch: normal; line-height: normal; height: auto; hyphens: none; left: auto; letter-spacing: normal; list-style: disc outside none; margin: 0; max-height: none; max-width: none; min-height: 0; min-width: 0; opacity: 1; orphans: 2; outline: medium none invert; overflow: visible; overflow-x: visible; overflow-y: visible; padding: 0; page-break-after: auto; page-break-before: auto; page-break-inside: auto; perspective: none; perspective-origin: 50% 50%; position: static; right: auto; tab-size: 8; table-layout: auto; text-align: left; text-align-last: auto; text-decoration: none; text-indent: 0; text-shadow: none; text-transform: none; top: auto; transform: none; transform-origin: 50% 50% 0; transform-style: flat; transition: none 0s ease 0s; unicode-bidi: normal; vertical-align: baseline; visibility: visible; white-space: normal; widows: 2; width: auto; word-spacing: normal; z-index: auto; all: initial; }



Takes string. Describes what subset of rules should be unsetted with all property (to reduce code weight). Possible subsets: all, inherited. Default value: 'all'.


Takes boolean. Replace the initial with the fallback instead of adding it. Default value: false.


postcss([ require('postcss-initial')({ reset: 'inherited' // reset only inherited rules }) ])

See PostCSS docs for examples for your environment.




What is postcss-initial?

PostCSS plugin to fallback initial keyword.

Is postcss-initial popular?

The npm package postcss-initial receives a total of 6,606,999 weekly downloads. As such, postcss-initial popularity was classified as popular.

Is postcss-initial well maintained?

We found that postcss-initial demonstrated a not healthy version release cadence and project activity because the last version was released a year ago.It has 1 open source maintainer collaborating on the project.

Last updated on 14 Apr 2021

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