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Re: [CSS3 Background] Background shorthand

From: David Hyatt <hyatt@apple.com>
Date: Sun, 04 Nov 2007 10:48:50 -0600
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-id: <0CC9744D-17AC-483D-9703-E76A96E29FD9@apple.com>

On Nov 4, 2007, at 7:42 AM, fantasai wrote:

> In the current definition of the 'background' shorthand, the  
> 'background-image'
> value is required (but it can be 'none') for all but the final  
> layouer. I think
> this unnecessarily complicates the syntax, and therefore I suggest  
> we make it
> optional. That way the only difference between the final layer and  
> all other
> layers will be the possible presence of a background color.

I agree.  It is optional in the WebKit implementation of multiple  

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