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Re: Additional value for the visibility property

From: Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
Date: Thu, 10 Jul 2008 08:24:28 +1200
Message-ID: <11e306600807091324i43280d58xe0f1e5dbc6a18a63@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Andrew Fedoniouk" <news@terrainformatica.com>, "David Hyatt" <hyatt@apple.com>, robert@ocallahan.org, "Ph. Wittenbergh" <jk7r-obt@asahi-net.or.jp>, "W3C Style List" <www-style@w3.org>
On Thu, Jul 10, 2008 at 7:55 AM, L. David Baron <dbaron@dbaron.org> wrote:

> On Wednesday 2008-07-09 12:25 -0700, Andrew Fedoniouk wrote:
> > It would be quite surprising if applying of opacity will change the
> > whole z-index hierarchy.
>
> Applying 'opacity' *has* to change the whole z-index hierarchy, as I
> explained in
> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2008May/0145.html (see
> points (1) and (2)).  (And see also the revised text in
> http://dev.w3.org/csswg/css3-color/ .)
>

For what it's worth, as far as I can tell 'opacity' does not create a
stacking context in Opera. But that doesn't really change anything.

Rob
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