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Re: How does the svg element handle CSS border and background-color?

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Mon, 23 Aug 2010 14:44:58 -0700
Message-ID: <4C72EBDA.6030902@inkedblade.net>
To: Kevin Ar18 <kevinar18@hotmail.com>
CC: schepers@w3.org, codedread@gmail.com, tonyschr@microsoft.com, chris@w3.org, public-fx@w3.org
On 08/23/2010 01:49 PM, Kevin Ar18 wrote:
> Are you suggestiong the HTML spec be changed to say that svg is a
> replaced element?

I have no idea what the HTML spec means by "replaced element". The
CSS specs have their own definition, which is here:
and under which the <svg> element clearly falls.

> BTW, would a replaced element still be a part of the HTML DOM Tree
> in the same way svg currently is? 		 	   		

Yes. CSS has no effect on the DOM, therefore nothing in its specs
should be interpreted as affecting the DOM.

Received on Monday, 23 August 2010 21:45:33 UTC

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