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Re: [css3-transforms] transform-origin syntax: 3D vs. background-position

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Thu, 23 Feb 2012 18:56:04 +0100
Message-ID: <4F467DB4.6030609@inkedblade.net>
To: public-fx@w3.org
On 02/23/2012 09:50 AM, Tavmjong Bah wrote:
> I strongly prefer 5. This is what I would have guessed was meant if I
> hadn't read this discussion. It is too bad one can't simply write "left
> (bottom - 10px)".

Introduce logical keywords, and the calc syntax stops making so much sense.

   background-position: end (after - 10px);

The position in question is inside the box in LTR, but in RTL it would be
outside the box. Which is not useful.

(Though wrt replacing calc() with just parentheses, I agree on that point. :)

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