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Cale Matteson11,303 Points
Where is @import appropriate?
Seems like pretty solid logic for not using the @import. I was taught 'never say never' as a kid so my question is where is @import appropriate to use? If it were truly 'never' to be used, why not remove it from support?
Phil Corio17,888 Points
@import lets you split your css into smaller, more maintainable files. A major drawback is that each time you use @import in css, it creates another http request. But, if you use a preprocessor such as Sass, you can have the benefit of smaller, simpler css files using @import and they will be combined and served as a single file to the browser.