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Re: [CSS21] Addition of 2 values to the visibility property

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Thu, 26 Jun 2008 18:13:02 -0400
Message-ID: <4864146E.9060401@mit.edu>
To: damianvila@gmail.com
CC: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>

Damian Vila wrote:
> foreground
> The foreground content of the generated box (including borders) are 
> visible, but the background content is invisible. The visibility of 
> descendents, being placed on the foreground of the box, is 'visible', 
> unless a different visibility is specified.

That last part would work great if "visibility" were not inherited by 
default.  But it is.  Unless the proposal is that if a parent has 
"visibility: foreground" and a child has "visibility: inherit" specified 
then the child should get "visibility: visible"?

-Boris
Received on Thursday, 26 June 2008 22:13:51 GMT

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