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Re: [css3-backgrounds] Should a non-zero border-radius create a new stacking context ?

From: Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
Date: Wed, 24 Nov 2010 10:29:12 +1300
Message-ID: <AANLkTinjZ2QvsaJhunZfvy3E04vv4PJT+cy4abYwXHAR@mail.gmail.com>
To: Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>
Cc: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
On Wed, Nov 24, 2010 at 3:58 AM, Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>wrote:

>  They already have this same side-effect with opacity and transforms.
> Hence my asking for evidence that it *is* an issue, especially with opacity
> which is very popular. I'm not that interested in worrying about
> side-effects if no one runs into them outside test suites.
>

dbaron's found such evidence. However, I do worry about quirky side effects
even if no-one is running into them outside test suites. Standards evolve,
authoring habits change, and a quirk that hasn't caused problems in the past
can become a problem in the future.

Rob
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