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RE: [CSS21] clip is defined as logical but implementations implement it physical

From: Arron Eicholz <Arron.Eicholz@microsoft.com>
Date: Mon, 14 Mar 2011 23:31:22 +0000
To: Arron Eicholz <Arron.Eicholz@microsoft.com>
CC: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <07349ECFC3608F48BC3B10459913E70B12CFD592@TK5EX14MBXC132.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>
On Thursday, November 11, 2010 3:36 PM Arron Eicholz wrote:
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>The 'clip' property seems to be defined in the CSS 2.1 spec as a logical property being affected by the direction property. However, most implementations >implement the 'clip' functionality based on the physical sides.

Thank you for your feedback. The CSSWG has addressed your concerns in the upcoming publication of the CSS 2.1 specification[1]. 

The CSSWG resolved to  update the specification to clearly state that the 'clip' property deals in physical coordinates.

We hope this closes your issue.

Please respond before 18 March, 2011 if you do not accept the current resolution.

[1] http://w3.org/TR/CSS
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