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Re: document transition effect

From: Yves Lafon <ylafon@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 15 Mar 2011 12:40:28 -0400 (EDT)
To: Simon Fraser <smfr@me.com>
cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <alpine.DEB.1.10.1103151231260.19347@wnl.j3.bet>
On Tue, 15 Mar 2011, Simon Fraser wrote:

> On Mar 15, 2011, at 8:44 AM, Yves Lafon wrote:
>
>> Hi,

>> CSS3 Transition defines how transitions are done over time, but only 
>> for properties inside the document.
>> I was wondering if the same could bedone for transitions between 
>> documents (like fade, display once complete, dissolve, etc...) could a 
>> pseudo-property be defined for that (if it is not already the case and 
>> I missed it).
>
> It's not clear to me that this is within the scope of CSS. In 
> particular, it seems problematic to have CSS in one document affect the 
> appearance of another, even if it is a momentary transition effect.

Well, you can think of this as a property of the link you are following, 
which is within the origin document, not the destination.

> There are also issues with progressive document rendering etc.

Well, if the transition end is when the remote document is loaded, 
including all its linked components (like when jQuery .ready() is called)

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         ~~Yves
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