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Re: background-attachment

From: L. David Baron <dbaron@fas.harvard.edu>
Date: Fri, 4 Feb 2000 13:40:58 -0500 (EST)
Message-Id: <200002041840.NAA31592@is02.fas.harvard.edu>
To: www-style@w3.org
On Fri, 4 Feb 2000 06:14:19 -0800 (PST),
=?iso-8859-1?q?Matthew=20Brealey?= (thelawnet@yahoo.com) wrote:
> 
> Background-attachment is only implementable when overflow: scroll; i.e.,
> only on the canvas and overflow: scroll elements.

That's not true at all.  It can be implemented for all elements, and
has been in Mozilla (attached relative to the nearest ancestor that
has overflow 'auto' or 'scroll').  Try Ian's test page in Mozilla:

http://www.bath.ac.uk/%7Epy8ieh/internet/eviltests/bgafixed.html

-David

L. David Baron    Sophomore, Harvard (Physics)    dbaron@fas.harvard.edu
Links, SatPix, CSS, etc.     <URL: http://www.fas.harvard.edu/~dbaron/ >
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