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Re: Resized background image

From: Oren Ben-Kiki <oren@capella.co.il>
Date: Sun, 6 Jun 1999 12:27:41 +0200
Message-ID: <02b101beb007$34f82590$5402a8c0@oren.capella.co.il>
To: "Style Sheet mailing list" <www-style@w3.org>
Ian Hickson <py8ieh@bath.ac.uk> wrote:

>On Sun, 6 Jun 1999, Oren Ben-Kiki wrote:
>> We've already got background-position, so having a background-size
>> attribute doesn't seem out of place. How about adding it to CSS3?
>This has already been suggested. See:
>   http://www.bath.ac.uk/%7Epy8ieh/internet/wwwstyle.html#stretchbg

Thanks for the URL - I should have noticed
http://www.w3.org/TR/NOTE-CSS-potential, sorry about that.

>> Another question: suppose that a background-position is specified
>> together with a repeat in the same axis ... the CSS2 specifications
>>aren't clear on this.
>Actually, they are quite clear. From CSS2 section 14.2.1:

You are right, of course - I missed "center" being applied to the Y


    Oren Ben-Kiki
Received on Sunday, 6 June 1999 06:32:37 UTC

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