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Re: Stretchy backgrounds? (background-width,height properties)

From: Stuart Ballard <sballard@netreach.com>
Date: Tue, 10 Jul 2001 17:25:15 -0400
Message-ID: <3B4B72BB.B9B57A9@netreach.com>
To: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
CC: www-style@w3.org
Chris Lilley wrote:
> Yes. In fact, stretchy backgrounds are rather appealing, especially
> given vector image formats such as SVG that stretch rather nicely.

Yup :)

> The chances would be improved if you would repost your description of
> how it works here, since the news url you gave previously was nit
> resolvable when I tried it today.

See http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/1999Feb/0039.html

This is the original proposal that was quoted to me in n.p.m.style (it's
not "my" description, though - it's Ian Hickson's formalization of
Sjoerd Visscher's original proposal).

Stuart Ballard
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