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Re: [CSS2.1] Background boundaries and attachment

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Mon, 5 Jan 2004 06:43:05 +0000 (UTC)
To: fantasai <fantasai@escape.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.58.0401050640570.15442@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Sun, 4 Jan 2004, fantasai wrote:
> Ian Hickson wrote:
>> You would be able to by putting the background on an element inside the
>> "frame".
>
> You'd have to add an extra element solely for presentation.

So how would you do the opposite (image fixed with the border of the
element instead of scrolling with the content) without using extra
elements?


> Isn't CSS supposed to let one *avoid* doing that: putting in
> extra markup for presentation?

So wait for CSS3 and use ::outside.

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