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Re: auto units versus 'auto' value, was Re: vertical-align

From: Andrew Fedoniouk <news@terrainformatica.com>
Date: Sat, 22 May 2004 02:12:35 -0700
Message-ID: <002301c43fdc$ec2354f0$0301a8c0@ATHLON>
To: "David Woolley" <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>, <www-style@w3.org>

Hi, David,

You are right and I am right.

My point is:
cursor: any(-appropriate)
this means that author of the document explicitly does not want to define
its particular shape.

cursor: auto
also sounds good.

(especially with the price on gasoline :)
[http://www.hyperdictionary.com/search.aspx?define=auto]

Andrew Fedoniouk.
http://terrainformatica.com



----- Original Message -----
From: "David Woolley" <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
To: <www-style@w3.org>
Sent: Saturday, May 22, 2004 12:49 AM
Subject: Re: auto units versus 'auto' value, was Re: vertical-align


>
> > See, in cursor: it means exactly 'any'.
>
> In cursor, auto means obey the default platform user interface
conventions,
> that is not the same as "any", e.g. for an input type=text, one would
expect
> an I bar cursor on Windows, but it is Windows, not CSS, that defines that.
>
Received on Saturday, 22 May 2004 05:12:51 GMT

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