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Re: [css3-values] Suggestion: Allowing attr() in calc()

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Wed, 01 Sep 2010 14:41:58 -0400
Message-ID: <4C7E9E76.9020204@mit.edu>
To: Lea Verou <leaverou@gmail.com>
CC: www-style@w3.org
On 9/1/10 2:39 PM, Lea Verou wrote:
>
>> I must be missing something here.  Say I have this rule:
>>
>>   * { width: calc(attr(border) * 10px); }
>>
>> and this HTML document:
>>
>> <table border=1"></table>
>> <div border="1"></div>
>>
>> What are the computed widths of the div and table, and why?
>>
>> -Boris
> Same as:
>   * { width: calc(1 * 10px); }
>
> Which if my understanding is correct ends up being equivalent to:
>   * { width: 10px; }
>
> Am I missing something?

The "width" attribute on <div> is not an integer attribute.  It's just a 
string attribute.

-Boris
Received on Wednesday, 1 September 2010 18:42:36 GMT

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