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Re: Inline elements should be affected by 2D Transforms

From: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 2 Jun 2011 17:07:57 -0700
Message-Id: <B5FFBA1B-89DA-4229-819A-CE60F6EF157C@gmail.com>
Cc: Simon Fraser <smfr@me.com>, Brian Blakely <anewpage.media@gmail.com>, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
To: "robert@ocallahan.org" <robert@ocallahan.org>
On Jun 2, 2011, at 2:35 PM, "Robert O'Callahan" <robert@ocallahan.org> wrote:

> On Fri, Jun 3, 2011 at 3:33 AM, Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com> wrote:
> I would expect the two lines to rotate as though the transform was applied to their bounding box, all without disturbing any of the content outside the span.
> 
> Even if the inlines are in different CSS columns?

Yes. 

> Or if the inlines are in completely unrelated positions on the page due to CSS regions?

Yes. 

> How about different printed pages?

It might be a little odd, but yes, if the author did something that silly, he should get consistent results. I think that is most intuitive, explainable, and expected. 
Received on Friday, 3 June 2011 00:08:35 GMT

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