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Re: Positioned Children of Overflowed Parents

From: Dave Hyatt <hyatt@apple.com>
Date: Tue, 20 Jul 2004 12:16:39 -0700
Message-Id: <5361CE69-DA81-11D8-BE3F-000A95AE8B18@apple.com>
Cc: W3C Style List <www-style@w3.org>
To: Gavin Kistner <gavin@refinery.com>

It should not be (assuming an explicit position is specified using 
e.g., left/top).  This is a bug in Safari.   The opacity problem you 
mention in the test case is a separate issue and has been fixed.

Thanks for the test case.

dave

On Jul 20, 2004, at 11:31 AM, Gavin Kistner wrote:

>
> Would someone who knows the spec implicitly please confirm that a 
> position:absolute child of a position:static; overflow:auto parent 
> element should not be affected by the scrolling offset of the parent 
> object?
>
> (I want to confirm that the pre-resize behavior of 
> http://phrogz.net/CSS/positioninoverflow.html is in fact a bug in 
> Safari.)
> --
> (-, /\ \/ / /\/
>
Received on Tuesday, 20 July 2004 15:17:12 GMT

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