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Re: Backgrounds: Suggestion for improving background positioning

From: L. David Baron <dbaron@dbaron.org>
Date: Tue, 13 Jun 2006 23:30:02 -0700
To: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <20060614063002.GA1166@ridley.dbaron.org>
On Wednesday 2006-06-14 00:41 -0400, Kelly Miller wrote:
> On background-position, what would calc(100% - 25px) mean?  How about
> calc(50% + 40px)?
> 
> background-position is hard to define in terms of using calc, because of
> the odd way the system works (where 100% is far to the right, and 100%
> does not equal the exact width of the object in pixels).

See the additional thread I started today for how to fix this:
http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2006Jun/0047

-David

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L. David Baron                                <URL: http://dbaron.org/ >
           Technical Lead, Layout & CSS, Mozilla Corporation

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