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Re: Inline elements should be affected by 2D Transforms

From: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 8 Jun 2011 10:17:41 -0700
Message-Id: <A50CA772-A551-4E65-875C-B396251136CE@gmail.com>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
On Jun 7, 2011, at 11:02 PM, fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net> wrote:

> On 06/04/2011 02:50 AM, Brad Kemper wrote:
>> 
>> 2) I think "piece" should mean the extent of the span as it is laid
>>   out on the screen, but only the part that is one that line.
> 
> I think this makes sense, is relatively simple, and will work for many
> but not all cases. Probably what's needed is a switch, like we have for
> backgrounds, to determine whether to use the bounding-box or to use each
> individual box.

That would be OK with me. 

> box-transform-break: clone | slice ?

That matches 'box-decoration-break', but seems less intuitive here, to me. We are talking about something that only affects inlines still, or do you see it as needed for blocks split by page breaks?

If only the former, then how about something like: 

inline-transform: per-line | bounding-box
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