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Re: [css3-background] New use case for background-position-x (&y!)

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 11 Nov 2010 11:12:36 -0800
Message-ID: <AANLkTimkk54jdn3zMEM1DX_4=YNXt-JtnJjeTpyaduZb@mail.gmail.com>
To: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
Cc: Lee Kowalkowski <lee.kowalkowski@googlemail.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
On Thu, Nov 11, 2010 at 10:12 AM, Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com> wrote:
> I've never said I was fundamentally opposed to splitting out the properties. I'm not. Fantasai's original comment that started all your disagreement was that she wasn't aware of any use cases other than this "hack" use. If there are more compelling reasons, or even if the reason is that all the major Web browsers are doing it anyway without any problems, then we need to consider that (for CSS4 backgrounds, most likely).

Agreed here.  I'm definitely not opposed to adding -x or -y, I just
don't consider it worthwhile based on the "making spriting easier"
use-case.  I would probably be okay with adding it for B&B4 if
everyone's already doing it.

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