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

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 27 Jun 2008 09:22:07 -0500
Message-ID: <dd0fbad0806270722x10fab28fj411c07af04f8abcd@mail.gmail.com>
To: Simetrical <simetrical@gmail.com>
Cc: "Brad Kemper" <brkemper@comcast.net>, "Zachary Weinberg" <zweinberg@mozilla.com>, www-style@w3.org
On Fri, Jun 27, 2008 at 8:16 AM, Simetrical <simetrical@gmail.com> wrote:

> On Thu, Jun 26, 2008 at 9:24 PM, Brad Kemper <brkemper@comcast.net> wrote:
> > You could have a property on the text box like this:
> >
> > { text-replaced-by: image; }
> >
> > or
> >
> > { text-replaced-by: svg }
>
> This is exactly what the content property does in CSS3.
>

Nod.  The content property does indeed handle this perfectly and in fact
gives even more ability than any similar proposal (including my own).

Sigh...  the dangers of designing after what you're doing right now, rather
than what you *should* be doing...
Received on Friday, 27 June 2008 14:22:46 GMT

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