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Re: CSS Gradients

From: Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@iinet.net.au>
Date: Fri, 14 May 2004 16:46:10 +1000
Message-ID: <40A46B32.4050509@iinet.net.au>
To: Andrew Fedoniouk <news@terrainformatica.com>
Cc: W3C CSS List <www-style@w3.org>

Andrew Fedoniouk wrote:

>>Rectangular gradients make little sense for borders and absolutely
>>no sense for outlines.
> What is the "outline" here? Isn't it a border?

No, 'outline' is a seperate set of properties from 'border'.
See http://www.w3.org/TR/CSS2/ui.html#dynamic-outlines

   You usually see a dotted outline when a link or form control has 
focus, however, AFAIK, neither IE or Mozilla support the official 
'outline' properties, plus Mozilla uses -moz-outline, which must have 
some inconsistencies with the spec since it hasn't been renamed to 
'outline' yet.
Lachlan Hunt
Received on Friday, 14 May 2004 02:50:39 UTC

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