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Re: [css3-background] New Working Draft of CSS Backgrounds and Borders Level 3

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Mon, 13 Oct 2008 07:42:51 -0700
Message-ID: <48F35E6B.4020104@inkedblade.net>
To: Jordan OSETE <jordan.osete@laposte.net>
CC: www-style@w3.org

Jordan OSETE wrote:
> 
>> What did you want to accomplish with your proposal that can't be done 
>> here?
>
> Exactly what Tab Atkins Jr. previously described:
>> From what I can tell, the thing that this proposal brings to the table 
>> is simply the ability to do percentage-based positioning based on 
>> either the image or the element (as opposed to the current method, 
>> which does both at once), correct?

Yeah, but why would you want to do that? What common effects can
you accomplish with such a capability that's worth complicating
the syntax that much?

~fantasai
Received on Monday, 13 October 2008 14:43:34 GMT

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