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Re: [CSSOM] Interaction of getBoundingClientRect/getClientRects with transforms

From: Simon Fraser <smfr@me.com>
Date: Tue, 31 Aug 2010 08:20:47 -0700
Cc: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
Message-id: <E370DBE4-C960-4870-BE1D-0078FF5F8204@me.com>
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
On Aug 31, 2010, at 6:30 am, Boris Zbarsky wrote:

> On 8/31/10 9:13 AM, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
>> Bounding box is what we do for SVG so we should do that here too.
> 
> So for each box generated by the element, return the coordinates of its bounding box?  Think this:
> 
>  <span id="transformed-span">Some<br>text</span>

WebKit doesn't support transforms on inlines (yet) because we're not smart enough to handle this case. The transforms spec doesn't  actually say what the rendering should be here.

Simon
Received on Tuesday, 31 August 2010 16:22:07 GMT

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