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Re: Solving the alpha images and background-color problem

From: Jasper Bryant-Greene <jasper@bryant-greene.name>
Date: Sat, 13 Aug 2005 12:59:46 +1200
Message-ID: <42FD4602.5040502@bryant-greene.name>
To: www-style@w3.org

Emrah BASKAYA wrote:
> Summary: We most definitely need a way to make sure transparent images  
> look right when they are loaded, which means we make sure the  
> background-color is altered or set to transparent on image load, but 
> some  of us also want to make sure the content is accessible if the 
> image is not  loaded / before it can be loaded.
> Solution:
> A new background-color value that tells us which color value to switch 
> to  when image is loaded:
> onimageload(color-value)

To me this seems dangerously like mixing behavioural information in with 
presentational information.

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