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Re: [css3-background] box-shadow syntax

From: Brad Kemper <brkemper@comcast.net>
Date: Wed, 7 May 2008 08:43:39 -0700
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-Id: <50348383-A856-4C1A-9670-B4B385A793D6@comcast.net>
To: Bert Bos <bert@w3.org>

On May 7, 2008, at 2:41 AM, Bert Bos wrote:

> without an offset, no part of the shadow is outside the border and  
> thus none of it is visible. Maybe the offset should not be optional,  
> or maybe the default offset should not be zero.

You can have a blur radius without an offset in order to create a glow  
effect, right? Or am I taking your comments out of context, since you  
were talking about all three values being zero?

I like all three defaulting to zero, as it is a blank slate that can  
be changed to create whatever effect the author is looking for. Kind  
of like "text-decoration" defaulting to "none" until it is changed.
Received on Wednesday, 7 May 2008 15:44:20 UTC

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