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RE: best browser

From: Chris Wilson <cwilso@MICROSOFT.com>
Date: Fri, 10 Dec 1999 14:54:35 -0800
Message-ID: <C35556591D34D111BB5600805F1961B91D5CDC3B@RED-MSG-47>
To: "'Bart Szyszka'" <bart@gigabee.com>, Steven Fredette <prowebsites@prowebsites.net>, Gabriel Rivera <gabrielrivera@ciudad.com.ar>, www-html@w3.org
Heh.

No, it's not proprietary - the 'cursor' property is in CSS2 (Section 18.1).
Internet Explorer implements the fixed values (e.g. "text", "crosshair",
"wait"), but does not implement the <uri> value, which points to a "cursor
resource" (e.g. a Windows .CUR cursor resource file) - and I think that may
be what was referred to.

-Chris Wilson

-----Original Message-----
From: Bart Szyszka [mailto:bart@gigabee.com]
Sent: Friday, December 10, 1999 2:42 PM
To: Steven Fredette; Gabriel Rivera; www-html@w3.org
Subject: Re: best browser


> But IE doesn't support CSS2 fully (no shadowing, or img tag for cursors 
> support), and hopes are that Netscape 5.0 will (if it ever comes out).
Do you mean mouse cursor support? If so, I'm pretty sure it's something
proprietary that MS added to their browser that isn't a part of the CSS
specs.

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Received on Friday, 10 December 1999 20:26:45 GMT

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