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Re: [css3-background] box-shadow syntax

From: Eli Morris-Heft <dai@doublefishstudios.com>
Date: Fri, 09 May 2008 18:38:13 -0500
Message-ID: <4824E065.7050505@doublefishstudios.com>
To: Alan Gresley <alan@css-class.com>
CC: Brad Kemper <brkemper@comcast.net>, "www-style@w3.org list" <www-style@w3.org>

Alan Gresley wrote:
> 0px 0px 0px 4px blue
> What does the third value do?

The third value is blur radius, as it currently is in the spec. The fourth value 
is Brad's proposed 'spread' width.

> For me a minus value is no value at all if we are talking about a width. 
> Having a -4px width doesn't sound right and can be mixed up with minus 
> (x/y) positions of a shadow.
> /* ...snip... */
> What we were initially talking about is glow, blur or inner.

I thought what we were initially talking about was a shadow, not a glow...
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