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Re: background-position-x & y

From: Zack Weinberg <zweinberg@mozilla.com>
Date: Wed, 14 Jan 2009 13:23:03 -0800
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Cc: Faruk AteĊŸ <faruk@apple.com>, www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <20090114132303.029a7e0f@trurl>

fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net> wrote:
> Zack Weinberg wrote:
> > How about  background-image: <url> <x> <y> <width> <height> ; 
> No. a) That'd create parsing ambiguities in the background shorthand
> and b) It doesn't allow use of sprites for other things like
> list-style-image.

Both good points; I was imagining this as not specifiable via the
background shorthand, but I hadn't thought about list-style-image or
anything else like that.

I have no objection to sprite() or similar.

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