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Re: [Backgrounds/Borders] What to do when a border-image fails to load

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 30 Mar 2009 07:01:36 -0500
Message-ID: <dd0fbad0903300501o6631a939q20f9b9da5589865c@mail.gmail.com>
To: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
Cc: Andrew Fedoniouk <news@terrainformatica.com>, David Hyatt <hyatt@apple.com>, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>, Bert Bos <bert@w3.org>, "www-style@w3.org list" <www-style@w3.org>
On Mon, Mar 30, 2009 at 2:08 AM, Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mar 29, 2009, at 9:50 PM, Andrew Fedoniouk wrote:
>> Sorry but border is not an outline either. E.g. outline does not
>> participate in hits testing. But border does. How you border image
>> solution will handle :hover state?
>
> Those are good questions. I suppose for simplicity anything outside the
> border-box would not participate in hit testing or hover testing.

This would also be a very good argument for still combining
border-radius with border-image; border-radius will clip the hit box,
which can be useful to match up with some border-image shapes.

~TJ
Received on Monday, 30 March 2009 12:02:11 GMT

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