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Re: [css3-values] <image> type

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 14 Jan 2009 15:35:24 -0600
Message-ID: <dd0fbad0901141335p5120349bx7b2c94cb120e572a@mail.gmail.com>
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Cc: www-style@w3.org

On Wed, Jan 14, 2009 at 2:59 PM, fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net> wrote:
>
> I'd like to propose defining an <image> type (similar to <color>) in
> the CSS3 Values and Units spec. We define and use this in CSS3
> Backgrounds and Borders.* Currently it just means the same as <url>,
> but this gives us an easy way to expand the appropriate <url>s to
> take, e.g. gradient or image sprite notation in the future.
>
> * http://dev.w3.org/csswg/css3-background/#values

I am obviously in favor of this, and presumably the Webkit team is as
well, given their current experimental support for gradient().

~TJ
Received on Wednesday, 14 January 2009 21:36:06 GMT

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