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Re: Missing Datatypes.

From: Ian Hickson <py8ieh@bath.ac.uk>
Date: Wed, 12 Jan 2000 00:47:19 +0000 (GMT)
To: Rod Taylor <rod@zort.on.ca>
cc: www-style <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.GSO.4.04.10001120045480.27811-100000@mary.bath.ac.uk>
On Fri, 7 Jan 2000, Rod Taylor wrote:

> One feature that I'd really appreciate (possibly an addition to css3) would be
> an auto-image resize option.   The reason for this is that some images
> shouldn't be tiles (a gradient for example) but should also fill the space
> without forcing things like tables to be a specific size.

This would be possible using the various proposals that have been written
which suggest a property along the lines of background-size.

See, for example,
   http://www.bath.ac.uk/%7Epy8ieh/internet/wwwstyle.html#stretchbg

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