W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-style@w3.org > February 2011

Re: 'border-image' confusion

From: GreLI <greli@mail.ru>
Date: Mon, 07 Feb 2011 20:00:48 +0300
To: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.vqjljmfm5jkyg2@greli.mlan>
On Mon, 07 Feb 2011 19:26:36 +0300, Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>  
wrote:

>
> On Feb 6, 2011, at 9:10 PM, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
>
> I have a concern about 'border-image-slice'. It doesn't seem to say  
> anything about images without intrinsic dimensions if a <number> is the  
> value. The spec says that "Numbers represent pixels in the image (if the  
> image is a raster image) or vector coordinates (if the image is a vector  
> image)." I don't think that gradients have vector coordinates, and  
> counting pixels from all four sides also doesn't make sense. I think  
> that what would make the most sense for dimensionless images (such as  
> border-image-width) is to make any 'border-image-slice' <number> or  
> <percentage> ignored, and just make it automatically the same as  
> 'border-image-width'.
>
> 1. http://dev.w3.org/csswg/css3-background/#border-image-area

It does make sense with 'fill' keyword which seems to be not supported
by implementations right now (it behaves like 'fill' keyword everywhere
when I checked last time).
Received on Monday, 7 February 2011 17:01:25 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Tuesday, 26 March 2013 17:20:37 GMT