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Re: New drafts, CSS 2.1, css3-webfonts, css3-fonts, css3-background, css3-ui

From: Kai Lahmann <kl@3dots.de>
Date: Wed, 14 Aug 2002 05:24:26 +0200
Message-ID: <3D59CD6A.9070602@3dots.de>
To: www-style@w3.org

>Could someone possibly clarify the reasoning behind the major changes? For
>instance, why drop downloadable cursors just after a major browser (IE6/win) has
>implemented them? How does keeping them in the specification cause a problem?
the biggest problem I see, is, that those cursors are system dependant. 
MSIE6 uses a Windows only format, KDE's konqueror tries to render normal 
images as a cursor (which looks awefull because of X11 limitations). 
Until there isn't any system independant standard for cursor images this 
property doesn't make much sense.

Kai Lahmann
Received on Tuesday, 13 August 2002 23:23:16 UTC

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