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Re: [CSS21] Make XHTML <body> magic just like HTML <body>

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Thu, 08 Mar 2007 21:17:19 -0600
Message-ID: <45F0D1BF.7070908@mit.edu>
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
CC: www-style@w3.org

Ian Hickson wrote:
> The wording difference to CSS2.1 would be:
...
 >       user
>       agents must instead use the computed value of those properties from 
>       that element's first HTML "BODY" element or XHTML "body" element 
>       child

Would it make more sense to add

   of the root element.

here?

In other words, given the xhtml:

<html>
   <div>
     <body/
   </div>
</html>

I don't really think we should propagate the background from that <body> to the 
canvas.

-Boris
Received on Friday, 9 March 2007 03:17:32 GMT

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