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Re: [css3-background] border-radius and outlines

From: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 6 Apr 2010 23:44:44 -0700
Message-Id: <FECECB12-E34B-4B15-9F2E-7F10D68A148E@gmail.com>
To: Simon Fraser <smfr@me.com>
Cc: Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>, www-style <www-style@w3.org>


On Apr 6, 2010, at 6:04 PM, Simon Fraser <smfr@me.com> wrote:

> On Apr 6, 2010, at 5:41 PM, Sylvain Galineau wrote:
>
>> The spec [1][2] does not mention anything about the effect of  
>> border-radius on outlines.
>> Using recent release versions of major browsers shows a square  
>> outline corner regardless of
>> the specified shape of the border corner.
>>
>> Authors likely expect the outline to follow the border edge. The  
>> specification should
>> address this requirement.
>>
>> [1] http://www.w3.org/TR/css3-background/
>> [2] http://dev.w3.org/csswg/css3-background/
>
> We have a bug report for WebKit requesting an outline-radius property:
> <https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=25293>

That does seem like a bug. When would someone ever not want the  
outline to follow the shape of the border-radius (assuming the outline  
is outside the border)?
Received on Wednesday, 7 April 2010 06:45:30 GMT

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