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Re: Opacity

From: Peter S. Linss <peter@linss.com>
Date: Mon, 17 Mar 2003 21:48:23 -0800
Message-ID: <3E76B327.1050804@linss.com>
To: www-style@w3.org

You mean something like: http://www.w3.org/TR/css3-color/#transparency ?

Chris Vincent wrote:

> An idea just occurred to me while thinking about a possible website 
> design. Wouldn't it be cool if you could set the opacity of individual 
> elements? I could see some pretty sweet things done with that, many 
> ideas from the top of my head. And, a bit off topic, people could use 
> DHTML alongside it for even cooler things. Just a thought.
> The way I see it, the easiest way would be a straight-up opacity 
> attribute, which would effect the whole element: text, borders, 
> background (including images), etc. Anything part of the element would 
> be included. You could go more complex and set opacity as an attribute 
> for the text, borders, etc. individually, but it might be overkill. 
> Just a suggestion. What do you think?
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