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Re: position, z-index and stacking context

From: Kang Jeong-Hee <Keizi@mail.co.kr>
Date: Thu, 20 Feb 2003 13:27:52 +0900
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <20030220042752.GA22553@localhost>

On 2003.02.20 11:51 Boris Zbarsky wrote:
> Kang Jeong-Hee wrote:
> > 1. what happen to z-index value when absolutely positioned?
> > element of absolute position is more front than other plain elements, right?
> > but http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-CSS2/visuren.html#positioning-scheme
> > have no explicit comment on relationship between z-index.
> 
> z-index only applies to positioned content to start with.

pardon?

and relative position may be problem, as well as fixed one;
out-of-flow position make overlapping among elements.
so style have to define which element is front and other is back
in that situation clearly.
Received on Wednesday, 19 February 2003 23:26:06 GMT

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