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Re: [css3-background] does border-radius round the border-image ?

From: David Hyatt <hyatt@apple.com>
Date: Wed, 21 Jan 2009 12:52:09 -0600
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-id: <6566F4C0-2B89-4CAE-9057-386B973EB292@apple.com>
To: Bert Bos <bert@w3.org>

On Jan 21, 2009, at 12:41 PM, Bert Bos wrote:

> On Thursday 15 January 2009 21:07, David Hyatt wrote:
>> On Jan 13, 2009, at 11:45 AM, Brad Kemper wrote:
>>> By the way, neither WebKit or FireFox (Minefield) are currently
>>> doing any clipping of the foreground when 'overfow' is hidden, as
>>> this text says it should. I agree that they should do so, and maybe
>>> that just hasn't yet been implemented but will be.
>> It will be.  I'm the one who proposed the overflow change in the
>> first place. :)
> The text says now: "Other effects that clip to the border or padding
> edge (such as ‘overflow’)". However, 'overflow' doesn't clip to the
> border or padding edge, but to the content edge.

overflow clips to the padding edge.  The scrolling mechanism is placed  
in between the border and the padding of an element, so the clipped  
area is the padding box.  Content that overflows into the padding box  
is not clipped in Firefox or Safari at least (try setting a negative  
text-indent to make text spill into the padding area of an  
overflow:hidden element to see what I mean).
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