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Re: Inline elements should be affected by 2D Transforms

From: Simon Fraser <smfr@me.com>
Date: Thu, 02 Jun 2011 07:56:55 -0700
Cc: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>, www-style@w3.org
Message-id: <71F22DA7-70F3-4565-A095-9130C9C45916@me.com>
To: Brian Blakely <anewpage.media@gmail.com>
On Jun 2, 2011, at 6:27 AM, Brian Blakely wrote:

> Boris,
> 
> That is why support for inline elements was originally removed.  Which is silly.
> 
> There is a very strong precedent path for cases where popular, but varying, implementations are introduced into spec.
> 
> Restored support for inline elements should follow an analysis of current implementations, and either a single implementation is chosen as the standard, or an amalgam that optimally satisfies.
> 

The problem is that there isn't an implementation that makes sense.

Consider an inline element split over 2 lines, with a rotation transform. What do you expect to happen?

Simon
Received on Thursday, 2 June 2011 14:57:36 GMT

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