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Re: [css3-background] Default shadow color

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Thu, 03 Mar 2011 16:17:43 -0800
Message-ID: <4D702FA7.5010707@inkedblade.net>
To: Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>
CC: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
On 03/03/2011 04:00 PM, Sylvain Galineau wrote:
>
> Be that as it may, how can anyone *depend* on it being a shade of gray if
> it's undefined and UA-chosen ? If all browsers do use the same shade of gray
> then we should specify that.
>
> Last, I see the shadow matching currentColor in Opera 11, Firefox 4 and IE9.
> (Chrome seems to have a problem with a missing color). So if someone does
> depend on getting 'a shade of gray' it seems they're broken.

Ok, if we have interop on currentColor, we can update the spec that way.
I'm kindof surprised, because if you do that for text-shadows, it's really
almost never the right color.

~fantasai
Received on Friday, 4 March 2011 00:18:19 GMT

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